Johannes Kernen

27 June 1822–12 January 1873 (Age 50)
Reutigen, Bern, Switzerland

The Life of Johannes

When Johannes Kernen was born on 27 June 1822, in Reutigen, Bern, Switzerland, his father, Anton Kernen II, was 49 and his mother, Anna Bieri, was 29. He married Maria Elisabeth Siegfried on 21 August 1847. He died on 12 January 1873, at the age of 50.

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Johannes Kernen
Maria Elisabeth Siegfried
Marriage: 21 August 1847

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21 August 1847

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World Events (3)


Age 26

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.

Age 26

Made capital 1848

Age 41

Jean Henru Dunant founded the Red Cross in Geneva.

Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Kern .

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