Berta Meier

1897–Female
Switzerland

The Life of Berta

When Berta Meier was born in 1897, in Switzerland, her father, Robert Meier, was 27 and her mother, Bertha Fischer, was 30.

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Family Time Line

Robert Meier
1870–
Bertha Fischer
1867–
Robert Meier
1896–1957
Berta Meier
1897–
Lina Meier
1899–

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World Events (3)

1914

Age 17

Switzerland organizes Red Cross units during World War I.
1919

Age 22

Treaty of Versailles reaffirms Swiss neutrality.
1920

Age 23

League's headquarters established in Geneva.

Name Meaning

1 German, Dutch, Czech, Slovak (Majer), and Polish: status name for a tenant farmer, steward, overseer, or village headman, a variant spelling of German Meyer 1.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of the personal name Meyer ( see Meyer 2).3 Danish: occupational name from meiere ‘reaper’, ‘harvester’.

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

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