Christian Lehmann

7 August 1803–15 July 1872
Signau, Bern, Switzerland

The Life of Christian

When Christian Lehmann was christened on 7 August 1803, in Signau, Bern, Switzerland, his father, Samuel Lehman, was 23 and his mother, Anna Ramseyer, was 19. He died on 15 July 1872, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Lehman
1780–1847
Anna Ramseyer
1784–1852
Johannes Lehmann
1803–1855
Christian Lehmann
1803–1872
Peter Lehmann
1815–1877
Elisabeth Lehmann
1806–
Ulrich Lehmann
1807–1833
Anna Lehmann
1809–1870
Catharina Lehmann
1813–1823
Magdalena Lehmann
1816–1886
Barbara Lehmann
1819–1888
Lucia Lehmann
1822–1885
Jakob Lehmann
1824–1905
Catharina Lehmann
1826–1899

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World Events (3)

1848

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

Made capital 1848
1863

Jean Henru Dunant founded the Red Cross in Geneva.

Name Meaning

1 German: status name for a feudal tenant or vassal, Middle High German lēheman, lēnman (from lēhen ‘to hold land as a feudal tenant’ + man ‘man’).The tenant held land on loan for the duration of his life in return for rent or service, but was not free to transfer or divide it.2 Jewish (western Ashkenazic): from an identical Jewish personal name of uncertain origin, perhaps related to Leo 3.

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

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