Sara Gafner

21 February 1689–
Beatenberg, Bern, Switzerland

The Life of Sara

When Sara Gafner was christened on 21 February 1689, in Beatenberg, Bern, Switzerland, her father, Heinrich Gafner, was 25 and her mother, Magdalena Gruenenwald, was 26.

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Family Time Line

Heinrich Gafner
1663–1718
Magdalena Gruenenwald
1663–1714
Margareta Gafner
1684–
Abraham Gafner
1686–
Sara Gafner
1689–
Christian Gafner
1691–1709
Heinrich Gafner
1693–
Magdalena Gafner
1696–

Parents and Siblings

    Heinrich Gafner

    Male1663–1718Male

    Magdalena Gruenenwald

    Female1663–1714Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (3)

1798

Revolution in Switzerland. Farmers in occupied territories become free citizens. Centralistic parliamentary republic according to French model. Occupation by French troops and some battles of Napoleon vs. Austria and Russia in Switzerland.
1800

Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.
1803

"Civil war brings Helvetic Republic to an end. French emperor Napoleon enforces a constitution negotiated under his ""mediation""."

Name Meaning

Swiss German: variant of Gaffner .

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

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