Hans Herzig

Male14 April 1726–

Brief Life History of Hans

When Hans Herzig was christened on 14 April 1726, in Kirchdorf, Bern, Switzerland, his father, Johannes Herzig, was 27 and his mother, Christina Springer, was 26. He married Anna Kernen on 6 January 1747.

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Hans Herzig
Anna Kernen
Marriage: 6 January 1747

Sources (3)

  • Hans Herzig, „Schweiz, Katholische und Reformiert Kirchenbücher, 1418-1996“
  • Hans Hertig, „Schweiz, Katholische und Reformiert Kirchenbücher, 1418-1996“
  • Hans Hertzig im Eintrag für Anna, „Schweiz, Katholische und Reformiert Kirchenbücher, 1418-1996“

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 January 1747
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (2)


    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.


    Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Erna, Fritzi, Hans, Horst, Markus, Monika.

    German (eastern and central Germany and Silesia, Switzerland): variant of Herzog .

    German: from a short form of any of several ancient Germanic personal names composed with hard ‘strong, hardy’, for instance Herto.

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

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