Afra Kehrli

1761–9 December 1829 (Age 68)
Meiringen, Meiringen, Bern, Switzerland

The Life of Afra

Afra Kehrli was born in 1761, in Meiringen, Meiringen, Bern, Switzerland. She married Melchior Taennler on 29 January 1789. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died on 9 December 1829, in her hometown, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

Melchior Taennler
1764–1836
Afra Kehrli
1761–1829
Marriage: 29 January 1789
Anna Taennler
1791–1877
Johannes Taennler
1795–1854
Katharina Taennler
1799–1885

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 January 1789
children

(3)

    Anna Taennler

    Female1791–1877Female

    Johannes Taennler

    Male1795–1854Male

    Katharina Taennler

    Female1799–1885Female

World Events (2)

1798

Age 37

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.
1800

Age 39

Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.

Name Meaning

Swiss German: diminutive of Kerl .

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

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