Switzer Genealogy
Descendants of Hans Jacob Schweitzer
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Martin “Ye Elder” Switzer[1]

Male 1712 - 1787


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  • Name  Martin “Ye Elder” Switzer 
    Born  1712  Courtmatrix, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  1787  Courtmatrix, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  2 Feb 1787  Rathkeale, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Church of Ireland Parish Graveyard
    Notes 

    • Served as Vestryman for the Church of Ireland for some of the time between 1741 and 1770.

      Martin was a Freeholder at Courtmatrix, Limerick, Ireland in 1755
    Person ID  I1252  Switzer Family
    Last Modified  8 Feb 2011 

    Father  Johann Michael Schweitzer,   b. 1681, Assenheim, Pfalz am Rhein, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1768, Courtmatrix, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Dorothea,   b. 1681, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1764, Courtmatrix, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F88  Group Sheet

    Family/Spouse  Mary Elizabeth,   b. Abt 1715,   d. Rathkeale, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1740  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Martin Switzer, Jr.,   b. 1738, Court Village, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1802, Killeheen, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Christopher Switzer,   b. 1740, Courtmatrix, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Aug 1742, Courtmatrix, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Dorothy Switzer,   b. 19 Feb 1743,   d. 1743
     4. Michael Switzer,   b. 1744, Courtmatrix, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1818, Adare, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Adam Switzer,   b. 1746,   d. 8 Aug 1750
     6. Charles Switzer,   b. 1748, Courtmatrix, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1828
     7. Adam Switzer,   b. 1751, Courtmatrix, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1793, Rathkeale, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Christopher Switzer,   b. 1753, Courtmatrix, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1798, Adare, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Jacob Switzer,   b. 1756, Courtmatrix, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1808, Courtmatrix, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Nicholas Switzer,   b. 1 Apr 1761, Courtmatrix, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1821, Ballingarrane, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F502  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1712 - Courtmatrix, Limerick, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1740 - Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1787 - Courtmatrix, Limerick, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 2 Feb 1787 - Rathkeale, Limerick, Ireland Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S6] B. Wesley Switzer.