Lina Gerber

1884–1954 (Age 69)
Hessigkofen, Solothurn, Switzerland

The Life of Lina

Lina Gerber was born on 31 October 1884, in Hessigkofen, Solothurn, Switzerland as the daughter of Johannes Gerber and Elisabeth Beer. She married Johannes Alfred Heiniger on 23 September 1904, in Signau, Bern, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died on 20 February 1954, in Illighausen, Thurgau, Switzerland, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Lina Gerber
1884–1954
Johannes Alfred Heiniger
1881–1954
Marriage: 23 September 1904
Luise Heiniger
1904–
Fritz Heiniger
1905–
Bertha Heiniger
1911–1912

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
23 September 1904
Signau, Bern, Switzerland
children

(3)

  • Luise Heiniger

    Female1904–Female

  • Fritz Heiniger

    Male1905–Male

  • Bertha Heiniger

    Female1911–1912Female

Parents & Siblings

  • Johannes Gerber

    MaleMale

  • Elisabeth Beer

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (5)

1914

Age 30

Switzerland organizes Red Cross units during World War I.
1919

Age 35

Treaty of Versailles reaffirms Swiss neutrality.
1928

Age 44

St. Moritz, Switzerland hosts Winter Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

German, Swiss, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a tanner, Middle High German gerwer (from Old High German (ledar) garawo ‘leather preparer’), German Gerber.

Possible Related Names

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

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