Elsbeth Kobelt

about 1691–
Marbach, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland

The Life of Elsbeth

When Elsbeth Kobelt was born about 1691, in Marbach, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland, her father, Hans Georg Kobelt, was 24 and her mother, Elabeth Moehr, was 20.

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Family Time Line

Hans Georg Kobelt
1667–
Elabeth Moehr
1671–
Samuel Kobelt
1683–1745
Moritz Kobelt
1684–1762
Adelheit Kobelt
1687–1705
Elsbeth Kobelt
1691–
Gallus Kobelt
1693–
Regula Kobelt
1695–1763
Anna Kobelt
1697–1708
Helena Kobelt
1697–
Eleena Kobelt
1701–1710
Helena Kobelt
1701–
Ursula Kobelt
1702–

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World Events (3)

1798

Age 107

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.
1800

Age 109

Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.
1803

Age 112

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

Name Meaning

German:1. topographic name from Middle High German kobel ‘rock’, ‘gorge’. 2. eastern German habitational name for someone from any of several places, mainly in Silesia, of Slavic origin, e.g. Kobel, Kobeln, Koblau, which are named from Slavic kobyla ‘mare’. 3. from Kobel ‘laborer's cottage’, ‘hut’, hence, by metonymy, a bondsman or serf.

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

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