Jacob Preisig

December 1688–29 November 1752 (Age 64)
Urnäsch, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland

The Life of Jacob

When Jacob Preisig was born in December 1688, in Urnäsch, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland, his father, Jacob Preisig, was 40 and his mother, Barbel Alder, was 27. He died on 29 November 1752, at the age of 63.

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Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle High German reisec, Middle Low German reisich ‘armed for war’, later ‘sprightly’, ‘tall’. See also Reiser 2.

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

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