Emanuel Matti

1738–
Saanen, Bern, Switzerland

The Life of Emanuel

When Emanuel Matti was christened on 30 March 1738, in Saanen, Bern, Switzerland, his father, Johannes Matti, was 50 and his mother, Susanna Haldi, was 30. He married Magdalena Bühler on 28 November 1765, in Oberwil im Simmental, Bern, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He died in Saanen, Bern, Switzerland, and was buried in Saanen, Bern, Switzerland.

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Family Time Line

Emanuel Matti
1738–
Magdalena Bühler
1745–1788
Marriage: 28 November 1765
Johannes Matti
1767–1767
Susanna Matti
1769–
Magdalena Matti
1772–1858
Johannes Matti
1774–
Christina Matti
1777–
Emanuel Matti
1779–1839
Christian Matti
1780–1832
Hans Peter Matti
1785–1852

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
28 November 1765
Oberwil im Simmental, Bern, Switzerland
children

(8)

+3 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

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

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-LC9Z-B?cc=1640373&wc=M59D-VZQ%3A125783201%2C131025901%2C125782803%2C130319201
  • Saanen church records

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