Hans Jacob Meier

1715–1760 (Age 45)
Herisau, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland

The Life of Hans Jacob

When Hans Jacob Meier was born on 30 June 1715, in Herisau, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland, his father, Lorenz Meyer, was 30 and his mother, Elisabeth Schoch, was 30. He married Anna Frischknecht on 15 May 1739, in Herisau, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 24 December 1760, at the age of 45.

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Family Time Line

Hans Jacob Meier
1715–1760
Anna Frischknecht
1718–1788
Marriage: 15 May 1739
Hans Jakob Meier
1740–1740
Lorens Meier
1741–1805
Anna Meier
1742–
Anna Barbara MEYER
1744–
Anna Elisabeth Meier
1746–
Bernhard Meier
1747–1748

Spouse & Children

  • Male1715–1760Male

  • Anna Frischknecht

    Female1718–1788Female

MARRIAGE
15 May 1739
Herisau, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland
children

(6)

  • Hans Jakob Meier

    Male1740–1740Male

  • Lorens Meier

    Male1741–1805Male

  • Anna Meier

    Female1742–Female

  • Anna Barbara MEYER

    Female1744–Female

  • Anna Elisabeth Meier

    Female1746–Female

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Parents & Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

Name Meaning

1 German, Dutch, Czech, Slovak (Majer), and Polish: status name for a tenant farmer, steward, overseer, or village headman, a variant spelling of German Meyer 1.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of the personal name Meyer ( see Meyer 2).3 Danish: occupational name from meiere ‘reaper’, ‘harvester’.

Possible Related Names

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

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