Magdalena Grunder

Female3 June 1761–

Brief Life History of Magdalena

When Magdalena Grunder was born on 3 June 1761, in Vechigen, Bern, Switzerland, her father, Niklaus Grunder, was 33 and her mother, Madlen Gfeller, was 31. She married Ulrich Kloetzli on 22 February 1782, in Vechigen, Bern, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters.

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Ulrich Kloetzli
Magdalena Grunder
Marriage: 22 February 1782
Anna Kloetzli
Katarina Klöz
Ulrich Klötz
Niklaus Kloetzli
Elisabeth Kloetzli
Magdalena Kloetzli
Christian Klötzli
Johannes Kloetzli

Sources (13)

  • Madle Grunger in entry for Anna Klöz, "Switzerland, Catholic and Reformed Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Magdalena Frunder in entry for Hans Klöz, "Switzerland, Catholic and Reformed Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Madle Grunger in entry for Anna Klöz, "Switzerland, Catholic and Reformed Church Records, 1418-1996"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 February 1782Vechigen, Bern, Switzerland
  • Children (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (5)


    Age 37

    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.


    Age 39

    Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.


    Age 87

    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.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Armin, Hermann, Walther.

    Swiss German (also Gründer): variant of the topographic name Grund , the -er suffix denoting an inhabitant.

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

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