MARRIAGE about 1761 Gross Hochstette,, Bern, Switzerland
World Events (3)
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.
Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.
Made capital 1848
1 German: topographic name from Middle High German nuz ‘nut’ + boum ‘tree’.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Nussbaum ‘nut tree’.