Margreth Marti

14 June 1655–
Sumiswald, Bern, Switzerland

The Life of Margreth

When Margreth Marti was christened on 14 June 1655, in Sumiswald, Bern, Switzerland, her father, Joseph Marti, was 36 and her mother, Christina Wisler, was 22. She married Hans Gerber on 17 February 1687. They were the parents of at least 2 sons.

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Family Time Line

Hans Gerber
Margreth Marti
Marriage: 17 February 1687
Ulrich Gerber
Joseph Gerber

Spouse and Children

    Hans Gerber



17 February 1687


    Ulrich Gerber


    Joseph Gerber


Parents and Siblings



+3 More Children

Name Meaning

1 Swiss German: from a pet form of Martin 1.2 Italian: probably from medieval Greek Martios ‘March’, a nickname for someone who was born or baptized in March or had some other association with the month.3 Catalan (Martí) and southern French (Occitan): from the personal name Martí ( see Martin ).

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

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Sources (1)

  • Switzerland, Church Records, 1277-1992; Sumiswald christening record of Margreht Marti (1655)

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