Melchior Zopfi

13 June 1773–12 June 1839 (Age 66)
Meiringen, Bern, Switzerland

The Life of Melchior

When Melchior Zopfi was born on 13 June 1773, in Meiringen, Bern, Switzerland, his father, Isaak Zopfi, was 41 and his mother, Anna Steudler, was 36. He married Anna Naegeli on 4 December 1795. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died on 12 June 1839, at the age of 65.

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Melchior Zopfi
Anna Naegeli
Marriage: 4 December 1795
Anna Zopfi
Anna Zoepfi

Spouse and Children

4 December 1795


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+4 More Children

World Events (2)


Age 25

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 27

Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.

Name Meaning

Swiss German: variant of Zopf .

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

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