Johannes Matti

1687–
Saanen, Bern, Switzerland

The Life of Johannes

When Johannes Matti was christened on 25 September 1687, in Saanen, Bern, Switzerland, his father, Christen Matti, was 52 and his mother, Cathri Haldi, was 43. He married Susanna Haldi on 26 November 1725, in Saanen, Bern, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Johannes Matti
1687–
Susanna Haldi
1707–
Marriage: 26 November 1725
Hans Peter Matti
1726–1758
Christian Matti
1727–1729
Anna Maria Matti
1728–1730
Christian Matti
1729–1758
Anna Maria Matti
1730–
Johannes Matti
1732–
Catharina Matti
1734–1819
Magdalena Matti
1736–
Emanuel Matti
1738–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
26 November 1725
Saanen, Bern, Switzerland
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Christen Matti

    Male1635–Male

  • Cathri Haldi

    Female1643–Female

siblings

(9)

  • Christen Matti

    Male1665–Male

  • Maria Matti

    Female1667–1677Female

  • Catharina Matti

    Female1670–Female

  • Barbara Matti

    Female1673–Female

  • Hans Matti

    Male1675–1687Male

+4 More Children

World Events (2)

1798

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

Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.

Name Meaning

1 Swiss German: from a pet form of the personal name Matthaeus ( see Matthew ).2 Shortened form of Finnish Mattila or some other surname based on the personal name Matti, a Finnish form of Matthew .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Switzerland, Church Records, 1277-1992; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:939L-LCWM-1?cc=1640373&wc=M59D-16K%3A125783201%2C128940801%2C125782803%2C128941901
  • Christening Records for Saanen, Switzerland

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