Caspar Locher

Male11 November 1781–

Brief Life History of Caspar

Caspar Locher was christened on 11 November 1781, in Urdorf-Dietikon, Zürich, Switzerland as the son of Hans Jacob Locher and Anna Lips.

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Hans Jacob Locher
Anna Lips
Caspar Locher
Heinrich Locher
Elisabeth Locher
Melchior Locher
Elisabetha Locher
Hans Conrad Locher
Hans Rudolph Locher
Barbara Locher

Sources (1)

  • Caspar Locher, "Schweiz, Taufen, 1491-1940"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (8)

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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.


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

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Ernst, Eugen, Horst, Manfred, Maximilian, Uwe.

South German (Löcher): habitational name for someone from any of several places in Bavaria and Austria named Lochen or Lohen.

German and Swiss German: variant of Loch 1.

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

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