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Born about 1490. (S2. He was of Fischenthal, Zurich, Switzerland. Son of Rudolph ZUPPINGER. He fought in the Italian campaigns with the King of France between 1513 and 1515.
The name orginated from a farm hamlet "Zuppigen" near St. Gallenkappel in present day Swiss Canton of St. Gall. Folks from there were "Zuppigers" and one branch that moved away wound up as Zuppinger. A young married couple, first names unknown, are listed as residents of the parish of Fischenthal in Canton Zurich in a 1469 tax record. Much thanks to Daniel Bly for the information on this page! (S2).
Vinzenz Zuppinger served as a mercenary for the French king in his Italian wars, 1513-15, along with his brother, Hans. He returned to Fischenthal and had family. He lived at the farm Boden. He died in a great plague that carried off much of the village in the fall of 1567. (S2).
He died in 1567, in a great plague, which killed much of the population of the village.
CHILDREN of Vinzenz ZUPPINGER:
- Jacob ZUPPINGER. Born circa 1516 at Fischenthal, Canton Zurich, Switzerland and died 1567 at Fischenthal, Canton Zurich, Switzerland, he married, about 1540, Weybrot Stoltz who was born circa 1520 and died 1574 in a plague that killed dozens of people at Fischenthal, including Vinzenz Zuppinger, his father, and many other members of the Zuppinger Family.
- [S1]. Descendants of Rudolph Zuppinger Webpage. Don Silvius. 1998. http://users.stargate.net/~dsilvius/zuppingr.htm.
- [S2]. Zuppinger (Supinger) Ancestry. The Family Tree of James Arthur Johnson. http://family.beacondeacon.com/zuppinger.htm
HOW ARE WE RELATED:
Vinzenz Zuppinger (?-1567)
Jacob Zuppinger (c1516-1567) and Weybrot Stoltz
Burckhart Zuppinger (1552-1602) and Verena Weber
Hanz Zuppinger (1589-1654) and Otillia Hagmann
Conrad Zuppinger (1628-1687) and Elsbeth Dickbuch (1629-1672)
Conrad Zuppinger (1663-1701) and Margaretha Wirth (1666-1723)
| Margaret Zuppinger (1686-1750) and Hans Rudolf Winkler (1674-1741)
Hans Ulrich Zuppinger and Adelheit Mueller Konrad Winkler and Regula Sommer
Anna Barbara Zuppinger and Hans Heinrich Peter Hans Jakob Winkler and Verena Greitler
Heinrich Peters and Elsbetha Waeckerlig Anna Magdalena Winkler and Hans Jakob Winkler
Anna Peters and Hans Jakob Ott Hans Jakob Winkler and Susanna Burri
Heinrich Ott ---- and ---- Anna Elizabeth Winkler
Louisa Ott and Jakob Kunzler
Tina Matilda Kunzler and Eli Ray Morris
LeGrand Elliott Morris and Dorothea Berta Ernestina Kersten
Rodney Allen Morris and Deborah Lee Handy