Engel Rutz

20 March 1600–4 April 1677
Herisau, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland

The Life of Engel

When Engel Rutz was christened on 20 March 1600, in Herisau, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland, her father, Kaspar Rutz, was 39 and her mother, Anna Mack, was 35. She married Jacob Baumann about 1620, in Affeltrangen, Thurgau, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 4 April 1677, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Baumann
1597–1670
Engel Rutz
1600–1677
Marriage: about 1620
Amalia Bauman
1621–
Adam Bauman
1622–1631
Catharina Buman
1625–1637
Jacob Baumann
1627–1629
Adam Baumann
1631–1637
Jacob Baumann
1633–
Hans Baumann
1635–1637
Elsbetha Baumann
1637–
Barbel Baumann
1639–1685
Ulrich Baumann
1643–1652

Spouse and Children

    Jacob Baumann

    Male1597–1670Male

    Female1600–1677Female

MARRIAGE
about 1620
Affeltrangen, Thurgau, Switzerland
children

(10)

    Amalia Bauman

    Female1621–Female

    Adam Bauman

    Male1622–1631Male

    Catharina Buman

    Female1625–1637Female

    Jacob Baumann

    Male1627–1629Male

    Adam Baumann

    Male1631–1637Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Kaspar Rutz

    Male1561–Male

    Anna Mack

    Female1565–Female

siblings

(14)

    Anna Rutz

    Female1585–Female

    Elsbeth Rutz

    Female1585–Female

    Konrad RUTZ

    Male1588–Male

    Barbel Rutz

    Female1589–Female

    Hans Rutz

    Male1591–Male

+9 More Children

World Events (1)

1648

All European peace treaty formally accepts Switzerland as an independent nation.

Name Meaning

German and Swiss German:1. from a short form of any of the various personal names beginning with the Old High German element hrōd ‘renown’, for example Rudolf . 2. occupational name for a cobbler, Middle Low German rūtze, ruce. 3. habitational name from a place so named in Switzerland.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Engel Rutzeri im Eintrag für Jacob Buman, "Schweiz, Taufen, 1491-1940"
  • Barbeli Ruetzeri im Eintrag für Barbel Buman, "Schweiz, Taufen, 1491-1940"
  • Engeli Ruetzeri im Eintrag für Urech Buman, "Schweiz, Taufen, 1491-1940"

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