Elsbeth Rutz

18 February 1624–
Herisau, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland

The Life of Elsbeth

When Elsbeth Rutz was born on 18 February 1624, in Herisau, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland, her father, Hans Rutz, was 5 and her mother, Mrs Hans Rutz, was -2. She married Jacob Frischknecht on 18 August 1647, in Schwellbrunn, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Frischknecht
1624–
Elsbeth Rutz
1624–
Marriage: 18 August 1647
Johannes Frischknecht
1645–
Maria Frischknecht
1655–
Wybert Frischknecht
1662–
Joss Frischknecht
1666–1727
Konrad Frischknecht
1660–
Jacob Frischknecht
1664–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 August 1647
Schwellbrunn, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland
children

(6)

    Johannes Frischknecht

    Male1645–Male

    Maria Frischknecht

    Female1655–Female

    Konrad Frischknecht

    Male1660–Male

    Wybert Frischknecht

    Female1662–Female

    Jacob Frischknecht

    Male1664–Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (1)

1648

Age 24

All European peace treaty formally accepts Switzerland as an independent nation.

Name Meaning

German and Swiss German:1. from a short form of any of the various personal names beginning with the Old High German element hrōd ‘renown’, for example Rudolf . 2. occupational name for a cobbler, Middle Low German rūtze, ruce. 3. habitational name from a place so named in Switzerland.

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

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