Johann Jacob Hedinger

Male27 October 1860–

Brief Life History of Johann Jacob

When Johann Jacob Hedinger was born on 27 October 1860, in Birmensdorf, Zürich, Switzerland, his father, Hans Jacob Hedinger, was 34 and his mother, Louise Häderli, was 30.

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Hans Jacob Hedinger
Louise Häderli
Johann Jacob Hedinger
Luise Hedinger

Sources (1)

  • Joh Jacob Hedinger, "Switzerland, Catholic and Lutheran Church Records, 1418-1996"

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Siblings (2)

World Events (6)


Age 3

Jean Henru Dunant founded the Red Cross in Geneva.


Age 54

Switzerland organizes Red Cross units during World War I.


Age 59

Treaty of Versailles reaffirms Swiss neutrality.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt.

Swiss German: habitational name for someone from any of the places called Hedingen or Hödingen (near Zurich, Sigmaringen, and Überlingen).

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

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