Niklaus Lienhard

about 1769–
Nesslau, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland

The Life of Niklaus

Niklaus Lienhard was born about 1769, in Nesslau, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland. He married Elsbeth Eichholzer on 18 November 1794.

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Niklaus Lienhard
Elsbeth Eichholzer
Marriage: 18 November 1794

Spouse and Children

18 November 1794

World Events (3)


Age 29

Revolution in Switzerland. Farmers in occupied territories become free citizens. Centralistic parliamentary republic according to French model. Occupation by French troops and some battles of Napoleon vs. Austria and Russia in Switzerland.

Age 31

Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.

Age 34

"Civil war brings Helvetic Republic to an end. French emperor Napoleon enforces a constitution negotiated under his ""mediation""."

Name Meaning

South German: from the Germanic personal name Leonhard ( see Leonard 1).

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