Mathias Schlaepfer

Male12 October 1853–4 July 1944

Brief Life History of Mathias

Mathias Schlaepfer was born on 12 October 1853, in Trogen, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland as the son of Matthias Schlaepfer and Anna Magdalena Alder. He married Anna Elisabeth Frischknecht on 6 October 1890. He died on 4 July 1944, at the age of 90.

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Mathias Schlaepfer
Anna Elisabeth Frischknecht
Marriage: 6 October 1890

Sources (1)

  • Matthias Schläpfer, "Switzerland, Catholic and Lutheran Church Records, 1418-1996"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 October 1890
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (5)


    Age 10

    Jean Henru Dunant founded the Red Cross in Geneva.


    Age 61

    Switzerland organizes Red Cross units during World War I.


    Age 66

    Treaty of Versailles reaffirms Swiss neutrality.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt.

    German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) (Schläfer): see Schlafer .

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

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