Margaretha Michel

Brief Life History of Margaretha

Margaretha Michel was born in 1783, in Meiringen, Bern, Switzerland. She married Joseph Steudler on 23 April 1807, in Meiringen, Bern, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 4 December 1848, in Switzerland, at the age of 65, and was buried in Meiringen, Bern, Switzerland.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Steudler
1785–1833
Margaretha Michel
1783–1848
Marriage: 23 April 1807
Magdalen Steudler
1807–1866
Andreas Steudler
1817–1898
Elisabeth Steudler
1809–1873
Melchior Steudler
1811–1871
Ulrich Steudler
1814–1869
Margaretha Steudler
1819–1867
Joseph Steudler
1822–1823

Sources (13)

  • Margaritha Steudler Michel, "Switzerland, Catholic and Lutheran Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Marg Michel in entry for Ulrich Steudler, "Switzerland, Catholic and Lutheran Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Margreth Michel in entry for Joseph Steudler, "Switzerland, Catholic and Lutheran Church Records, 1418-1996"

World Events (5)

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.

1803

"Civil war brings Helvetic Republic to an end. French emperor Napoleon enforces a constitution negotiated under his ""mediation""."

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: French Pierre, Andre, Jacques, Micheline, Patrice, Dominique, Emile, Gisele, Laurent, Lucien, Philippe, Raymonde.

French, Walloon, German, Dutch, West Indian (mainly Haiti), Seychellois, and Mauritian: from the personal name Michel (see Michael ).

Basque: Castilianized form of Mitxel, from the personal name Mitxel, an equivalent of Michael .

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

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