Lina Gerber

1859–
Heimiswil, Bern, Switzerland

The Life of Lina

When Lina Gerber was born on 3 April 1859, in Heimiswil, Bern, Switzerland, her father, Johannes Gerber, was 42 and her mother, Maria Weber, was 37. She married Johannes Tellenbach on 25 September 1880.

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Family Time Line

Lina Gerber
1859–
Johannes Tellenbach
Marriage: 25 September 1880

Spouse & Children

  • Female1859–Female

  • Johannes Tellenbach

    MaleMale

MARRIAGE
25 September 1880

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1816–1889Male

  • Maria Weber

    Female1821–1903Female

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (6)

1863

Age 4

Jean Henru Dunant founded the Red Cross in Geneva.
1914

Age 55

Switzerland organizes Red Cross units during World War I.
1919

Age 60

Treaty of Versailles reaffirms Swiss neutrality.

Name Meaning

German, Swiss, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a tanner, Middle High German gerwer (from Old High German (ledar) garawo ‘leather preparer’), German Gerber.

Possible Related Names

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

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