Johan Jacob Braeker

27 April 1769–21 April 1843 (Age 73)
Wattwil, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland

The Life of Johan Jacob

When Johan Jacob Braeker was born on 27 April 1769, in Wattwil, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland, his father, Johan Georg Braeker, was 27 and his mother, Anna Katharina Klaeger, was 24. He married Anna Barbara Ambuehl on 4 December 1792. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died on 21 April 1843, at the age of 73.

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Johan Jacob Braeker
Anna Barbara Ambuehl
Marriage: 4 December 1792
Hans Geoerg Braeker
Anna Magdalena Braeker
Verena Braeker

Spouse and Children

4 December 1792
Wattwil,St. Gallen,Switzerland


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World Events (2)


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.

Name Meaning

German (also Bräger): habitational name for someone from any of several places called Bräg in Germany and Switzerland.

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