Elisabeth Amacher

22 March 1824–25 March 1909 (Age 85)
Wilderswil, Bern, Switzerland

The Life of Elisabeth

When Elisabeth Amacher was born on 22 March 1824, in Wilderswil, Bern, Switzerland, her father, Christian Amacher, was 34 and her mother, Elisabeth Heim, was 25. She married Peter Balmer III on 20 March 1846. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 25 March 1909, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Peter Balmer III
1826–1905
Elisabeth Amacher
1824–1909
Marriage: 20 March 1846
Elisabeth Balmer
1846–1871
Anna Balmer
1848–1900
Peter Balmer IV
1851–1909
Konrad Balmer
1856–
Gottlieb Balmer
1857–1885
Friedrich Balmer
1861–1928
Kaspar Balmer
1868–1937

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 March 1846
children

(7)

    Elisabeth Balmer

    Female1846–1871Female

    Anna Balmer

    Female1848–1900Female

    Peter Balmer IV

    Male1851–1909Male

    Konrad Balmer

    Male1856–Male

    Gottlieb Balmer

    Male1857–1885Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (2)

1848

Age 24

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.
1848

Age 24

Made capital 1848

Name Meaning

1 German: topographic name for one who lived am Ach ‘on the Ach’ (a river name), the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant.2 Swiss German: variant of Amacker .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Elisabeth Amacher in entry for Johannes Michel and Elisabeth Balmer, "Switzerland Marriages, 1532-1910  "

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