Ulrich Boss

28 January 1571–
Langnau im Emmental, Bern, Switzerland

The Life of Ulrich

When Ulrich Boss was christened on 28 January 1571, in Langnau im Emmental, Bern, Switzerland, his father, Peter Boss, was 27 and his mother, Kuengold Moser, was 23. He married Verena Schenider on 8 February 1608, in Langnau im Emmental, Bern, Switzerland.

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Family Time Line

Ulrich Boss
1571–
Barbara Danner
1592–
Marriage: 1618
Catharina Boss
1619–
Elsa Boss
1620–
Verena Boss
1622–
Leni Boss
1624–
Peter Boss
1627–
Ulrich Boss, II
1628–
Hans Boss
1631–
Niklaus Boss
1632–
Barbara Boss
1634–1697
Lucia Boss
1637–

Spouse and Children

    Male1571–Male

    Barbara Danner

    Female1592–Female

MARRIAGE
1618
Langnau im Emmental, Bern, Switzerland
children

(10)

    Catharina Boss

    Female1619–Female

    Elsa Boss

    Female1620–Female

    Verena Boss

    Female1622–Female

    Leni Boss

    Female1624–Female

    Peter Boss

    Male1627–Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (1)

1648

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

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname for a hunchback, from Old French bossu ‘hunchbacked’ (a derivative of bosse ‘lump’, ‘hump’; compare Bossard 2).2 German: from a short form of the personal name Borkhardt, a variant of Burkhart .3 Possibly an altered spelling of South German Bös ( see Bos ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Switzerland, Church Records, 1277-1992; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:939L-PGQ3-PS?cc=1640373&wc=M59P-829%3A125783201%2C129825501%2C125782803%2C129851401
  • Switzerland, Church Records, 1277-1992; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:939L-PG31-VS?cc=1640373&wc=M59P-ZNG%3A125783201%2C129825501%2C125782803%2C129849301
  • Switzerland, Church Records, 1277-1992; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:939L-PG3B-75?cc=1640373&wc=M59P-ZNG%3A125783201%2C129825501%2C125782803%2C129849301

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