Hans Jacob Bosshard

25 February 1809–5 April 1893 (Age 84)
Turbenthal, Zürich, Switzerland

The Life of Hans Jacob

When Hans Jacob Bosshard was born on 25 February 1809, in Turbenthal, Zürich, Switzerland, his father, Johannes Bosshard, was 34 and his mother, Elisabetha Reimann, was 29. He married Susanna Nuessli in 1853. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 5 April 1893, in his hometown, at the age of 84.

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Hans Jacob Bosshard
Susanna Nuessli
Marriage: 1853
Johann Jakob Bosshard
Susanna Bosshard

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Age 39

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 54

Jean Henru Dunant founded the Red Cross in Geneva.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Bosshart .

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

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  • 1809 "Turbenthal Kirchenbuch" baptism for Hans Jacob Bosshard

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