Hans Jakob Kuenzler

23 May 1769–23 December 1841 (Age 72)
Sankt Margrethen, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland

The Life of Hans Jakob

Hans Jakob Kuenzler was born on 23 May 1769, in Sankt Margrethen, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland as the son of Christof Künzler. He married Jacobea Kunzler about 1789, in Sankt Margrethen, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 23 December 1841, in his hometown, at the age of 72.

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Hans Jakob Kuenzler
Jacobea Kunzler
Marriage: about 1789
Hans Jakob Kuenzler

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about 1789
Sankt Margrethen, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland


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World Events (2)


Age 29

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.

Age 31

Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.

Name Meaning

German (Künzler): nickname for a flatterer, from an agent derivative of Middle High German künzen ‘to flatter’.

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

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