Christina Hofstetter

26 January 1823–24 April 1905 (Age 82)
Langnau im Emmental, Bern, Switzerland

The Life of Christina

When Christina Hofstetter was born on 26 January 1823, in Langnau im Emmental, Bern, Switzerland, her father, Johannes Hofstetter, was 58 and her mother, Anna Luginbühl, was 36. She married Johannes Gerber on 24 January 1845, in Langnau im Emmental, Bern, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 24 April 1905, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Johannes Gerber
1807–1869
Christina Hofstetter
1823–1905
Marriage: 24 January 1845
Johannes Gerber
1846–1923
Christian Gerber
1849–1861
Elisabetha Gerber
1851–1862
Anna Barbara Gerber
1853–1855
Ulrich Gerber
1855–
Anna Elisabetha Gerber
1857–
Friedrich Gerber
1858–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 January 1845
Langnau im Emmental, Bern, Switzerland
children

(7)

    Johannes Gerber

    Male1846–1923Male

    Christian Gerber

    Male1849–1861Male

    Elisabetha Gerber

    Female1851–1862Female

    Anna Barbara Gerber

    Female1853–1855Female

    Ulrich Gerber

    Male1855–Male

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (2)

1848

Age 25

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 25

Made capital 1848

Name Meaning

1 German: occupational or status name for someone who worked or lived at the principal farm on an estate, from Middle High German hof ‘farmstead’, ‘manor farm’ + stete ‘place’.2 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from any of various places called Hofstetten, in particular one in Bavaria.

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

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