Elisabeth Moench

10 May 1813–
Horgen, Zürich, Switzerland

The Life of Elisabeth

When Elisabeth Moench was born on 10 May 1813, in Horgen, Zürich, Switzerland, her father, Heinrich Moench, was 51 and her mother, Elisabeth Suter, was 24.

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Family Time Line

Heinrich Moench
1762–1818
Elisabeth Suter
1789–
Rudolf Moench
1810–
Anna Barbara Moench
1811–
Elisabeth Moench
1813–
Anna Elisabeth Moench
1814–

Parents and Siblings

    Male1762–1818Male

    Elisabeth Suter

    Female1789–Female

siblings

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World Events (3)

1848

Age 35

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.
1863

Age 50

Jean Henru Dunant founded the Red Cross in Geneva.
1914

Age 101

Switzerland organizes Red Cross units during World War I.

Name Meaning

German (Mönch): nickname for someone of monkish habits or appearance, or an occupational name for a servant employed at a monastery, from Middle High German münich ‘monk’ (Latin monachus).

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

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