Sebastian Metzger

14 April 1730–
Möhlin, Aargau, Switzerland

The Life of Sebastian

When Sebastian Metzger was born on 14 April 1730, in Möhlin, Aargau, Switzerland, his father, Joseph Metzger, was 32 and his mother, Katharina Soder, was 37. He married Agatha Soder on 17 November 1760, in Möhlin, Aargau, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He died in his hometown.

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Family Time Line

Sebastian Metzger
1730–
Agatha Soder
1738–1803
Marriage: 17 November 1760
Bernhard Metzger
1761–
Maria Theresia Metzger
1763–
Sebastian Metzger
1765–
Maria Ursula Metzger
1767–1800
Theresia Metzger
1769–1837
Alois Metzger
1772–1837
Klara Metzger
1774–
Johann Baptist Metzger
1776–
Johann Nepomuk METZGER
1778–1827

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 November 1760
Möhlin, Aargau, Switzerland
children

(9)

    Bernhard Metzger

    Male1761–Male

    Maria Theresia Metzger

    Female1763–Female

    Sebastian Metzger

    Male1765–Male

    Maria Ursula Metzger

    Female1767–1800Female

    Theresia Metzger

    Female1769–1837Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Metzger

    Male1698–Male

    Katharina Soder

    Female1693–1775Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (3)

1798

Age 68

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 70

Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.
1848

Age 118

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.

Name Meaning

South German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a butcher, Middle High German metziger, metzjer, German Metzger (probably a loan word from Latin, but of uncertain lineage).

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

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