Johannes Affolter

15 October 1713–17 February 1786
Niederösch, Bern, Switzerland

The Life of Johannes

When Johannes Affolter was christened on 15 October 1713, in Kirchberg, Bern, Switzerland, his father, Durs Affolter, was 26 and his mother, Barbli Schoenauer, was 22. He married Elsbeth Kilchemann on 9 July 1736. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died in Niederösch, Bern, Switzerland, and was buried in Kirchberg, Bern, Switzerland.

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Family Time Line

Johannes Affolter
1713–1786
Elsbeth Kilchemann
1716–1774
Marriage: 9 July 1736
Durs Affolter
1736–1739
Elsbeth Affolter
1740–1780
Johannes Affolter
1743–
Durs Affolter
1746–
Anna Affolter
1753–1807

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 July 1736
children

(5)

    Durs Affolter

    Male1736–1739Male

    Elsbeth Affolter

    Female1740–1780Female

    Johannes Affolter

    Male1743–Male

    Durs Affolter

    Male1746–Male

    Anna Affolter

    Female1753–1807Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(15)

+10 More Children

Name Meaning

German: habitational name or a topographic name, from Middle High German affolter, affalter ‘apple tree’, a common South German toponym.

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

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