Jakob Wyss

11 April 1549–
Weisslingen, Zürich, Switzerland

The Life of Jakob

When Jakob Wyss was born on 11 April 1549, in Weisslingen, Zürich, Switzerland, his father, Jakob Wyss, was 37 and his mother, Adelheid Jöhr, was 32. He married Magdalena Spoerri on 24 January 1580, in Weisslingen, Zürich, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Jakob Wyss
1549–
Magdalena Spoerri
1549–
Marriage: 24 January 1580
Barbara Wyss
1581–
Jacob Wyss
1582–
Marx Wyss
1584–
Veronica Wyss
1584–1636
Regula Wyss
1585–
Anna Wyss
1586–
Heinrich Wyss
1588–
Anna Wyss
1591–
Regula Wyss
1594–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 January 1580
Weisslingen, Zürich, Switzerland
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (1)

1648

Age 99

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

Name Meaning

Swiss German: Alemannic form of Weiss .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Marriage Document

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