Hans Jacob Weber

about October 1707–
Meilen, Zürich, Switzerland

The Life of Hans Jacob

When Hans Jacob Weber was born about October 1707, in Meilen, Zürich, Switzerland, his father, Heinrich Weber, was 29 and his mother, Barbara Kippenhan, was 29.

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Family Time Line

Heinrich Weber
1677–
Barbara Kippenhan
1678–
Heinrich Weber
1703–1773
Hans Jacob Weber
1707–
Cleophea Weber
1704–
Hans Rudolf Weber
1711–
Hans Weber
1713–

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World Events (3)

1798

Age 91

Revolution in Switzerland. Farmers in occupied territories become free citizens. Centralistic parliamentary republic according to French model. Occupation by French troops and some battles of Napoleon vs. Austria and Russia in Switzerland.
1800

Age 93

Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.
1803

Age 96

"Civil war brings Helvetic Republic to an end. French emperor Napoleon enforces a constitution negotiated under his ""mediation""."

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a weaver, Middle High German wëber, German Weber, an agent derivative of weben ‘to weave’. This name is widespread throughout central and eastern Europe, being found for example as a Czech, Polish, Slovenian, and Hungarian name.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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