Anna Magdalena Schiess

1768–1820 (Age 52)
Herisau, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland

The Life of Anna Magdalena

When Anna Magdalena Schiess was born on 19 June 1768, in Herisau, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland, her father, Hans Jacob Schiess, was 12 and her mother, Anna Keller, was 26. She married Hans Jakob Preisig on 15 October 1790, in Schwellbrunn, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 13 August 1820, at the age of 52.

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Family Time Line

Anna Magdalena Schiess
1768–1820
Hans Jakob Preisig
1770–1836
Marriage: 15 October 1790
Anna Magdalena Preisig
1791–1791
Johannes Preisig
1792–1862
Anna Maria Preisig
1793–1820
Anna Katharina Preisig
1795–
Anna Magdalena Preisig
1796–1796
Hans Jakob Preisig
1798–1798
Anna Magdalena Preisig
1800–1853
Hans Jacob Preisig
1803–1859
Hans Konrad Preisig
1806–1807
Anna Katharina Preisig
1809–
Hans Ulrich Preisig
1810–1866

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
15 October 1790
Schwellbrunn, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(18)

+13 More Children

World Events (2)

1798

Age 30

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

Age 32

Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.

Name Meaning

German: probably a variant of Schiesser .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Anna Magdalena Scheuss 1768 Baptism Record

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