Dorothea Wydler

2 January 1792–
Wiedikon, Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland

The Life of Dorothea

Dorothea Wydler was christened on 2 January 1792, in Wiedikon, Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland as the daughter of Benjamin Wydler and Dorothea Abegg.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Wydler
Dorothea Abegg
1752–
Regula Wydler
1781–1782
Anna Barbara Wydler
1782–1782
Johannes Wydler
1784–
Rudolf Wydler
1786–
Johann Caspar Wydler
1787–1789
Anna Barbara Wydler
1789–
Dorothea Wydler
1792–
Benjamin Wydler
1793–1801
Heinrich Wydler
1795–1795

Parents and Siblings

    Benjamin Wydler

    MaleMale

    Female1752–Female

siblings

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+4 More Children

World Events (3)

1798

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

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

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

Name Meaning

1 South German: nickname from an agent derivative of Middle High German wadelen ‘to wander, roam’.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): unexplained.

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

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