Magdalena Loertscher

20 August 1831–3 June 1882 (Age 50)
Diemtigen, Bern, Switzerland

The Life of Magdalena

When Magdalena Loertscher was born on 20 August 1831, in Diemtigen, Bern, Switzerland, her father, Johannes Loertscher, was 30 and her mother, Margaritha Ginggen, was 38. She married Daniel Werren on 29 April 1864, in Diemtigen, Bern, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 3 June 1882, at the age of 50.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Werren
1832–1898
Magdalena Loertscher
1831–1882
Marriage: 29 April 1864
Johann Heinrich Werren
1865–
Magdalena Werren
1867–
Margaritha Werren
1869–
Johann Jacob Werren
1877–1877

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 April 1864
Diemtigen, Bern, Switzerland
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

    Johannes Loertscher IV

    Male1823–1896Male

    Margaretha Loertscher

    Female1823–1903Female

    Jakob Loertscher

    Male1827–1908Male

    Female1831–1882Female

World Events (3)

1848

Age 17

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.
1848

Age 17

Made capital 1848
1863

Age 32

Jean Henru Dunant founded the Red Cross in Geneva.

Name Meaning

German (Lörtscher): nickname for a left-handed or clumsy person ( see Loerch ).

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

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Sources (2)

  • Magdalena L?Ortscher in entry for Margaritha Werren, "Switzerland Baptisms, 1491-1940"
  • Magdalena L?Ortscher in entry for Magdalena Werren, "Switzerland Baptisms, 1491-1940"

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