Johannes Huggler

Brief Life History of Johannes

When Johannes Huggler was born on 7 February 1797, in Hasliberg, Bern, Switzerland, his father, Melchior Hugler, was 27 and his mother, Katharina Welti, was 28. He married Mararitha Tännler on 24 January 1822, in Meiringen, Bern, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 16 March 1857, in Meiringen, Bern, Switzerland, at the age of 60.

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Johannes Huggler
Mararitha Tännler
Marriage: 24 January 1822
Melchior Huggler
Margaritha Huggler
Johannes Huggler
Katharina Huggler
Ulrich Huggler
Kaspar Huggler
Andreas Huggler
Joseph Huggler
Barbara Huggler

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  • Joh, „Schweiz, Katholische und Reformiert Kirchenbücher, 1418-1996“
  • Joh, „Schweiz, Katholische und Reformiert Kirchenbücher, 1418-1996“
  • Joh, „Schweiz, Katholische und Reformiert Kirchenbücher, 1418-1996“

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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.


Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.


New Federal Constitution combining elements of the U.S. constitution (Federal State with central and cantonal (state) governments and parliaments) and of French revolutionary tradition. The Principles of this constitution are still valid today.

Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: from a derivative of the personal name Hugo .

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

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