Konolfingen, Bern, Switzerland
When Martin Hodel was born about 1614, in Konolfingen, Bern, Switzerland, his father, Niclaus Hodell, was 39 and his mother, Mrs. Niklaus Hodel, was 36. He married Verena Hurer on 24 September 1638. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.