Jacob Reut

30 September 1828–
Berg, Thurgau, Switzerland

The Life Summary of Jacob

When Jacob Reut was born on 30 September 1828, in Berg, Thurgau, Switzerland, his father, Johannes Reuet, was 39 and his mother, Susanna Reut, was 31. He married Marg Bischof on 5 December 1852, in Birwinken, Thurgau, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters.

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Jacob Reut
Marg Bischof
Marriage: 5 December 1852
Elise Reut
Bertha Reut
Jacob Reut
Jacob Reut
Bertha Reut
Bertha Reut
Joh. Conrad Reut
Frieda Reut

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 December 1852Birwinken, Thurgau, Switzerland
  • Children


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    +8 More Children

    World Events (5)

    Age 20
    New Federal Constitution combining elements of the U.S. constitution (Federal State with central and cantonal (state) governments and parliaments) and of French revolutionary tradition. The Principles of this constitution are still valid today.
    Age 35
    Jean Henru Dunant founded the Red Cross in Geneva.
    Age 86
    Switzerland organizes Red Cross units during World War I.

    Name Meaning

    Dutch (also De Reus): nickname for a big man, from Middle Dutch reuse(n) ‘giant’.German: topographic name from Middle High German riuse ‘fish trap’ (Middle Low German ruse) or from a regional term reuse ‘small stream, channel’.Catalan: habitational name from Reus in Tarragona province, Catalonia (Spain).

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

    Sources (11)

    • Johann Jakob Reut, "Schweiz, Heiraten, 1532-1910 "
    • Jakob Reut, "Schweiz, Heiraten, 1532-1910 "
    • Jakob Reut im Eintrag für Bertha Reut, "Schweiz, Taufen, 1491-1940"

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