Maria Egger

9 December 1865–
Aarwangen, Bern, Switzerland

The Life of Maria

When Maria Egger was born on 9 December 1865, in Aarwangen, Bern, Switzerland, her father, Friedrich Egger, was 36 and her mother, Elisabeth Schmid, was 32. She married ?.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Maria Egger
Marriage: Gottlieb/Hochuli

Spouse and Children





Parents and Siblings



World Events (5)


Age 49

Switzerland organizes Red Cross units during World War I.

Age 54

Treaty of Versailles reaffirms Swiss neutrality.

Age 63

St. Moritz, Switzerland hosts Winter Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 South German: topographic name for someone who lived on a corner (either a street corner, or the corner of a valley running around a mountain), from an altered form of Eck + the suffix -er, denoting an inhabitant.2 Dutch and German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements agi ‘point (of a sword)’ + heri ‘army’.3 South German(Swabia): occupational name for a farmer, from an agent derivative of eggen ‘to harrow’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (0)


    There are no historical documents attached to Maria.

    Find more of your family story

    As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a free account
    Share this with your family and friends.