Margaretha Loetscher

3 October 1645–after 1682 (Age 36)
Erlenbach im Simmental, Bern, Switzerland

The Life Summary of Margaretha

When Margaretha Loetscher was born on 3 October 1645, in Erlenbach im Simmental, Bern, Switzerland, her father, Hans Heinrick Lotscher, was 44 and her mother, Anna Marie Kammer, was 33. She married Christian Herr in March 1670, in Baden, Aargau, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She died after 1682, in Providence Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 38.

Photos and Memories (1)

Do you know Margaretha? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Christian Herr
Margaretha Loetscher
Marriage: March 1670
Joseph Christian Herr
Simon Herr
Christian Herr
Hans Herr

Spouse and Children



+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



+3 More Children

World Events (1)

Age 3
All European peace treaty formally accepts Switzerland as an independent nation.

Name Meaning

German (Lötscher): habitational name from either of two places named Lötsch in the Rhineland.

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

Sources (5)

  • Margreth Löttscher, "Switzerland, Catholic and Lutheran Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Hans Leutscher in the Web: Netherlands, GenealogieOnline Trees Index, 1000
  • Ancestry Family Trees

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a FREE Account
Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
Share this with your family and friends.