Barbara Fuchs

Female27 September 1761–23 May 1764

Brief Life History of Barbara

When Barbara Fuchs was christened on 27 September 1761, in Brienzwiler, Bern, Switzerland, her father, Christian Fuchs, was 21 and her mother, Barbara Brunner, was 22. She was buried in Brienz, Bern, Switzerland.

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Family Time Line

Christian Fuchs
1739–1815
Barbara Brunner
1740–1802
Barbara Fuchs
1761–1764
Anna Fuchs
1769–1828
Christian Fuchs
1764–1835
Peter Fuchs
1766–1820
Barbara Fuchs
1769–
Elsbeth Fuchs
1772–
Magdalena Fuchs
1778–1854
Ulrich Fuchs
1781–

Sources (2)

  • Barbara Fuchs, "Switzerland, Catholic and Reformed Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Barbara, "Switzerland, Catholic and Reformed Church Records, 1418-1996"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (8)

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Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Otto, Hans, Kurt, Gerhard, Fritz, Mathias, Matthias, Armin, Ulrich, Erwin, Helmut.

German and Jewish: from Middle High German vuhs, German Fuchs ‘fox’, a nickname for a sly or cunning person, or for someone with red hair. This surname is also found in France (mainly Alsace and Lorraine), Poland, Czechia, and Slovenia, often as a translation into German of corresponding Slavic nicknames or surnames. Compare Fox 4, Fuks , and Futch .

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

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