Anna Maria Witzig

30 September 1792–25 December 1862 (Age 70)
Uhwiesen, Zuerich, Switz.

The Life of Anna Maria

When Anna Maria Witzig was born on 30 September 1792, in Uhwiesen, Laufen-Uhwiesen, Zürich, Switzerland, her father, Hans Ulrich Witzig, was 43 and her mother, Anna Barbara Bernhard, was 42. She married Jacob Witzig on 20 January 1813. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 25 December 1862, in her hometown, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Witzig
1787–1869
Anna Maria Witzig
1792–1862
Marriage: 20 January 1813
Johannes Witzig
1814–1891
Anna Barbara Witzig
1818–
Johann Jakob Witzig
1819–
Anna Maria Witzig
1825–
Rudolf Witzig
1830–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 January 1813
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+2 More Children

World Events (3)

1798

Age 6

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.
1800

Age 8

Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.
1848

Age 56

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: nickname from Middle High German witzic ‘clever’, ‘prudent’, ‘knowing’.

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

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