Hans Melchior Naef

Male16 November 1777–6 February 1803

Brief Life History of Hans Melchior

When Hans Melchior Naef was born on 16 November 1777, in Ebnat, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland, his father, Hans Ulrich Naef, was 34 and his mother, Anna Katharina Grob, was 34. He died on 6 February 1803, in his hometown, at the age of 25, and was buried in Obertoggenburg, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland.

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Family Time Line

Hans Ulrich Naef
1743–1819
Anna Katharina Grob
1743–1801
Hans Jakob Naef
1771–1822
Abraham Naef
1773–1773
Hans Melchior Naef
1774–1777
Naef
1775–1775
Hans Heinrich Naef
1776–1776
Hans Melchior Naef
1777–1803
Hans Heinrich Naef
1779–1858
Ulerich Naef
1780–
Anna Barbara Naef
1784–1840
Johannes Naef
1788–1855

Sources (3)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Hs. Melchior Naef - birth-name: Hs. Melchior Naef
  • Melchior Näf, "Switzerland, Catholic and Reformed Church Records, 1418-1996"
  • Melchior Nef, "Switzerland, Catholic and Reformed Church Records, 1418-1996"

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World Events (3)

1798

Age 21

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 23

Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.

1803

Age 26

"Civil war brings Helvetic Republic to an end. French emperor Napoleon enforces a constitution negotiated under his ""mediation""."

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Fritz, Markus.

Swiss German (also Näf): variant of Neff .

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

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