Johannes Preisig

1750–1950 (Age 200)
Schwellbrunn, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland

The Life of Johannes

When Johannes Preisig was born on 3 October 1750, in Schwellbrunn, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland, his father, Hans Ulrich Preisig, was 27 and his mother, Maria Magdalena Schiess, was 21. He died on 8 November 1950, at the age of 200.

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Family Time Line

Hans Ulrich Preisig
1723–1801
Maria Magdalena Schiess
1729–1806
Johannes Preisig
1750–1950
Lorenz Preisig
1753–1753
Anna Preisig
1754–1826
Anna Elisabeth Preisig
1756–1757
Barbara Preisig
1756–1819
Hans Ulrich Preisig
1760–1761
Maria Magdalena Preisig
1763–1808
Anna Katharina Preisig
1768–1769
Hans Jakob Preisig
1770–1836

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(9)

  • Male1750–1950Male

  • Lorenz Preisig

    Male1753–1753Male

  • Anna Preisig

    Female1754–1826Female

  • Anna Elisabeth Preisig

    Female1756–1757Female

  • Barbara Preisig

    Female1756–1819Female

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World Events (7)

1798

Age 48

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 50

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

Age 53

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

Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle High German reisec, Middle Low German reisich ‘armed for war’, later ‘sprightly’, ‘tall’. See also Reiser 2.

Possible Related Names

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

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