Niclaus Schwytzer

Hasle bei Burgdorf, Bern, Switzerland

The Life of Niclaus

When Niclaus Schwytzer was born about 1533, in Hasle bei Burgdorf, Bern, Switzerland, his father, Mr. Schwytzer, was 39 and his mother, Mrs. Schwytzer, was 39. He married Mrs. Niclaus Schwytzer on 7 July 1558, in Hasle bei Burgdorf, Bern, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter.

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Niclaus Schwytzer
Mrs. Niclaus Schwytzer
Marriage: 7 July 1558
Niclaus Schwytzer
Trini Schwytzer

Spouse & Children

7 July 1558
Hasle bei Burgdorf, Bern, Switzerland


Parents & Siblings



  • Michel Schwytzer


  • Male1523–Male

  • Male1528–Male

  • Wilhelm Schwytzer


  • Rudolph Schwyzer


+10 More Children

World Events (2)


Age 3

Switzerland is a loose confederacy of 13 cities and small valley communities dominating the rest of the country. A few families control state affairs. Several rebellions put down by military force: repressed aspects of history in a country so proud of it's tradition of democracy.

Age 115

All European peace treaty formally accepts Switzerland as an independent nation.

Name Meaning

1 German: variant of Schweitzer .2 German: habitational name for someone from Schwitz in Bohemia.3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from Yiddish shvitser ‘one who perspires’ or ‘dandy’ (one who dressed in fine clothes even if they made him perspire).

Possible Related Names

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Niclaus Schwytzer - birth-name: Niclaus Schwytzer

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