Maria Keller

about 1663–24 March 1750 (Age 87)
Sankt Margarethen, Münchwilen, Thurgau, Switzerland

The Life of Maria

Maria Keller was born about 1663, in Sankt Margarethen, Münchwilen, Thurgau, Switzerland. She married Johannes Kaestli in 1722, in Switzerland. She died on 24 March 1750, at the age of 87.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Johannes Kaestli
1657–1730
Maria Keller
1663–1750
Marriage: 1722

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1722
Switzerland

Name Meaning

1 German: from Middle High German kellaere ‘cellarman’, ‘cellar master’ (Latin cellarius, denoting the keeper of the cella ‘store chamber’, ‘pantry’). Hence an occupational name for the overseer of the stores, accounts, or household in general in, for example, a monastery or castle. Kellers were important as trusted stewards in a great household, and in some cases were promoted to ministerial rank. The surname is widespread throughout central Europe.2 English: either an occupational name for a maker of caps or cauls, from Middle English kellere, or an occupational name for an executioner, from Old English cwellere.3 Irish: reduced form of Kelleher .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (0)

    Sources

    There are no historical documents attached to Maria.

    Find more of your family story

    As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a free account
    Share this with your family and friends.