Hans Widmer

1616–
Hasle bei Burgdorf, Bern, Switzerland

The Life of Hans

When Hans Widmer was christened on 17 November 1616, in Hasle bei Burgdorf, Bern, Switzerland, his father, Christen Widmer, was 33 and his mother, Anna Blindenbacher, was 27. He married Elsbeth Haller on 21 November 1642.

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Family Time Line

Hans Widmer
1616–
Elsbeth Haller
1621–
Marriage: 21 November 1642

Spouse & Children

  • Male1616–Male

  • Elsbeth Haller

    Female1621–Female

MARRIAGE
21 November 1642

Parents & Siblings

  • Christen Widmer

    Male1583–Male

  • Anna Blindenbacher

    Female1589–Female

siblings

(6)

  • Barbara Widmer

    Female1613–Female

  • Male1616–Male

  • Christen Widmer

    Male1619–Male

  • Christina Widmer

    Female1621–Female

  • Christen Widmer

    Male1624–Male

+1 More Child

World Events (1)

1648

All European peace treaty formally accepts Switzerland as an independent nation.

Name Meaning

1 German: from Middle High German widemer ‘tenant of land or property belonging to a church’, an agent derivative of widem ‘prebend’.2 German: variant of Wittmer 1.3 English: habitational name from Widmere in Ibstone, Buckinghamshire, named from Old English wīdig ‘willow’ + mere ‘pool’.

Possible Related Names

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

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