Felix von Orelli

23 June 1799–23 January 1871 (Age 71)
Zürich, Switzerland

The Life of Felix

When Felix von Orelli was born on 23 June 1799, in Zürich, Switzerland, his father, Hans Conrad Von Orelli, was 46 and his mother, Maria Barbara Heideggar, was 40. He married Albertine Escher on 12 October 1830, in Zürich, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 23 January 1871, in his hometown, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Felix von Orelli
1799–1871
Albertine Escher
1809–1890
Marriage: 12 October 1830
Bertha von Orelli
1832–1906
Felix Albert von Orelli
1834–1900
Johannes Von Orelli
1837–1903
Kaspar Adolf von Orelli
1840–1911

Spouse and Children

    Male1799–1871Male

    Albertine Escher

    Female1809–1890Female

MARRIAGE
12 October 1830
Zürich, Switzerland
children

(4)

    Bertha von Orelli

    Female1832–1906Female

    Felix Albert von Orelli

    Male1834–1900Male

    Johannes Von Orelli

    Male1837–1903Male

    Kaspar Adolf von Orelli

    Male1840–1911Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (4)

1800

Age 1

Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.
1803

Age 4

"Civil war brings Helvetic Republic to an end. French emperor Napoleon enforces a constitution negotiated under his ""mediation""."
1848

Age 49

New Federal Constitution combining elements of the U.S. constitution (Federal State with central and cantonal (state) governments and parliaments) and of French revolutionary tradition. The Principles of this constitution are still valid today.

Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch vonc, vonke ‘spark’, hence probably a metonymic occupational name for a smith.

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

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