Barbara Zbinden

FemaleAugust 1792–31 October 1855

Brief Life History of Barbara

When Barbara Zbinden was born in August 1792, in Wahlern, Bern, Switzerland, her father, Peter Zbinden, was 35 and her mother, Barbara Zand, was 35. She married Joseph Mischler on 23 August 1811, in Wahlern, Wahlern, Bern, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 31 October 1855, at the age of 63.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Mischler
1791–1855
Barbara Zbinden
1792–1855
Marriage: 23 August 1811
Anna Mischler
1811–
Christian Mischler
1827–
Johannes Mischler
1813–1832
Barbara Mischler
1816–
Christina Mischler
1819–1879

Sources (15)

  • Barba Zbinden in entry for Johannes Zahnd, "Switzerland, Catholic and Lutheran Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Barbara Zbinden in entry for Christian Beyeler, "Switzerland, Catholic and Lutheran Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Barbara Zbinder in entry for Barbara Mischler, "Switzerland, Catholic and Lutheran Church Records, 1418-1996"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 August 1811Wahlern, Wahlern, Bern, Switzerland
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (4)

    1798

    Age 6

    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

    Age 8

    Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.

    1848

    Age 56

    New Federal Constitution combining elements of the U.S. constitution (Federal State with central and cantonal (state) governments and parliaments) and of French revolutionary tradition. The Principles of this constitution are still valid today.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Hans, Otto, Ruedi.

    Swiss German: topographic name in the form of a prepositional phrase, ze bünden ‘at the enclosure’ (i.e., the common property of a village).

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

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