Magdalena Hefti

16 March 1729–29 September 1797 (Age 68)
Hätzingen, Glarus, Switzerland

The Life of Magdalena

When Magdalena Hefti was born on 16 March 1729, in Hätzingen, Glarus, Switzerland, her father, David Hefti, was 29 and her mother, Margareth Hefti, was 27. She married Fridolin Hefti on 1 November 1754, in Betschwanden, Glarus, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 29 September 1797, in her hometown, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

Fridolin Hefti
1728–1797
Magdalena Hefti
1729–1797
Marriage: 1 November 1754
Anna Hefti
1755–1799
Anna Hefti
1765–1842
Margreth Hefti
1757–1789
David Hefti
1759–
Mathias Hefti
1761–1765
Agatha Hefti
1763–1836
Mathias Hefti
1767–1817
Fridolin Hefti
1770–1772
Hefti
1776–1776

Spouse and Children

    Fridolin Hefti

    Male1728–1797Male

    Female1729–1797Female

MARRIAGE
1 November 1754
Betschwanden, Glarus, Switzerland
children

(9)

    Anna Hefti

    Female1755–1799Female

    Margreth Hefti

    Female1757–1789Female

    David Hefti

    Male1759–Male

    Mathias Hefti

    Male1761–1765Male

    Agatha Hefti

    Female1763–1836Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

Name Meaning

Swiss German: spelling variant of Hefty , from Middle High German heftec, heftic ‘durable’, ‘strong’, later ‘severe’, ‘violent’.

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

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