Melchior Maetzener

Male21 September 1777–13 February 1847

Brief Life History of Melchior

When Melchior Maetzener was born on 21 September 1777, in Meiringen, Bern, Switzerland, his father, Johannes Metzener, was 36 and his mother, Margaretha Jaun, was 31. He married Anna Bysaeth on 27 June 1799, in Muehletobel, Graubünden, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 13 February 1847, at the age of 69, and was buried in Meiringen, Bern, Switzerland.

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Family Time Line

Melchior Maetzener
1777–1847
Anna Bysaeth
1762–1834
Marriage: 27 June 1799
Jacob Maetzener
1799–1804
Anna Mäzener
1802–1804
Jacob Mazener
1805–

Sources (9)

  • Melchior Mäzener in entry for Jakob Mäzener, "Switzerland, Catholic and Reformed Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Melchior in entry for Jakob Mäzener, "Switzerland, Catholic and Reformed Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Melchior Mäzener in entry for Jakob Mäzener, "Switzerland, Catholic and Lutheran Church Records, 1418-1996"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 June 1799Muehletobel, Graubünden, Switzerland
  • Children (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (2)

    1798

    Age 21

    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 23

    Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.

    Name Meaning

    From the name assigned by medieval tradition to one of the three Magi. It is said to be of Persian origin, composed of the elements melk ‘king’ + quart ‘city’.

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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