Johann Ulrich Schiess

11 November 1746–29 September 1817 (Age 70)
Herisau, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland

The Life of Johann Ulrich

Johann Ulrich Schiess was born on 11 November 1746, in Herisau, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland as the son of Johannes Scheuss (Schiess) and Barbara Bruderer. He married Anna Barbara Ruesch Schiess about 1768. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 29 September 1817, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Johann Ulrich Schiess
1746–1817
Anna Barbara Ruesch Schiess
1750–1771
Marriage: about 1768
Anna Katharina Schiess
1769–1825

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1768
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Johannes Scheuss (Schiess)

    Male1720–1788Male

    Barbara Bruderer

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(8)

    Katharina

    Female1741–1750Female

    Mathias

    Male1744–Male

    Male1746–1817Male

    Elsbeth

    Female1747–1811Female

    Mathias

    Male1749–Male

+3 More Children

World Events (3)

1798

Age 52

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 54

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

Age 57

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

Name Meaning

German: probably a variant of Schiesser .

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

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