Melchior Anderegg

1724–1799 (Age 75)
Meiringen, Bern, Switzerland

The Life of Melchior

When Melchior Anderegg was born in 1724, in Meiringen, Bern, Switzerland, his father, Kaspar Anderegg, was 26 and his mother, Katharina Balmer, was 24. He married Magdalena Amacher on 24 April 1750. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 1 September 1799, in his hometown, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Melchior Anderegg
1724–1799
Magdalena Amacher
1725–1792
Marriage: 24 April 1750
Katharian Anderegg
1751–1787
Melcahior Anderegg
1753–1805
Elsbeth Anderegg
1755–1822
Magdalena Anderegg
1758–1785
Kaspar Anderegg
1761–
Anna Anderegg
1764–1834
Heinrich Anderegg
1768–1808

Spouse & Children

  • Male1724–1799Male

  • Magdalena Amacher

    Female1725–1792Female

MARRIAGE
24 April 1750
children

(7)

  • Katharian Anderegg

    Female1751–1787Female

  • Male1753–1805Male

  • Elsbeth Anderegg

    Female1755–1822Female

  • Magdalena Anderegg

    Female1758–1785Female

  • Kaspar Anderegg

    Male1761–Male

+2 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(2)

World Events (1)

1798

Age 74

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.

Name Meaning

South German and Swiss German: topographic name for someone who lived an der Egge, dialect for an der Ecke ‘on the edge (of a village, etc.)’.

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

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