Johann Caspar Abegg

1765–1815 (Age 50)
Wiedikon, Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland

The Life of Johann Caspar

When Johann Caspar Abegg was born on 9 June 1765, in Wiedikon, Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland, his father, Hans Kaspar Abegg, was 34 and his mother, Verena Morf, was 48. He married Maria Dorothea Labhart on 14 July 1798, in Wiedikon, Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 23 November 1815, in his hometown, at the age of 50, and was buried in Wiedikon, Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland.

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Family Time Line

Johann Caspar Abegg
1765–1815
Maria Dorothea Labhart
1780–1852
Marriage: 14 July 1798
Anna Maria Abegg
1807–1811
Johann Kaspar Abegg
1811–1879
Hans Jakob Abegg
1813–1814
Anna Dorothea Abegg
1815–1815

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
14 July 1798
Wiedikon, Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland
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World Events (2)

1798

Age 33

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 35

Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.

Name Meaning

South German and Swiss German: topographic name for someone who lived near the corner of a mountain, from German ab- ‘off’ + Egg, dialect form of Eck(e) ‘promontory’, ‘corner’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Johann Caspar Abegg, "Switzerland Marriages, 1532-1910  "
  • Legacy NFS Source: Hans Kaspar ABEGG - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Hans Kaspar Abegg
  • Legacy NFS Source: Hans Kaspar ABEGG -

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