Hans Jacob Oberholtzer (1646 - d.)

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Birthplace: Wald, Zurich, Switzerland
Death: (Date and location unknown)
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About Hans Jacob Oberholtzer

•ID: I10644

•Name: Johannes Oberholzer

•Surname: Oberholzer

•Given Name: Johannes

•Sex: M

•Birth: 1680 1

•_UID: 8C6B91A45A9A9C4C87CE3C49E580C2EBF413

•Baptism: 16 Dec 1696 Lutheran Church, Elsenz, Switzerland? 1

•Note: Richard Warren Davis states, in "Emigrants, Refugees and Prisoners, Vol 1, 1995 (An Aid to Mennonite Family Research)", "He was the son of Jacob Oberholzer the Wiedertaufer, age 16 when he was baptized into the Lutheran Church at Elsenz on 16 Dec 1696. He was given the new name of Killian Casper. He went to South Africa by 1699 as a soldier, butcher and citizen." 1 2

•Change Date: 27 Sep 2002 at 10:29:05

Father: Hans Jacob Oberholzer b: 20 Dec 1646 in Wald, Zurich, Switzerland Mother: Lisabeth Nauer


1.Title: Davis, Richard Warren. Emigrants, Refugees and Prisoners. Vol 1 (An Aid to Mennonite Family Research).


Richard Warren Davis, PO Box 50182, Provo, UT 84605. 2.Title: Basinger, Donna Null. WorldConnect Project: Clymer Connections.

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December 20, 1646
Wald, Zurich, Switzerland
Age 33
v Oberholz, Zurich, Switzerland