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Rickenbacher Marriage and Baptism Records

Hans "Michel Hans" (1599) to Heini "Henry" (1722)

Follow the links to see the original records from the Swiss Church Books.

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Descendants of Hans "Michel Hans" Rickenbach of Zeglingen and Rünenberg

1. Hans "Michal Hans" Rickenbach, Bapt: 22 Apr 1599 in Zeglingen, BL, Switzerland.2 Died: 10 Dec 1659 in Kilchberg, BL, Switzerland.2

+ Anna Meyer, Marr: 8 May 1621.2

2. Michal Rickenbach, Bapt: 22 May 1622 in Zeglingen, BL, Switzerland.2 Died: 10 May 1708 in Zeglingen, BL, Switzerland.2

2. Martin Rickenbach, Bapt: 25 Mar 1624 in Zeglingen, BL, Switzerland.2 Died: 8 February 1709 in Zeglingen, BL, Switzerland.2

2. Hans Rickenbacher, Bapt: 4 Mar 1627 in Zeglingen, BL, Switzerland.2 Died: 29 Jan 1688 in Zeglingen, BL, Switzerland.2

Edward V. "Eddy" Rickenbacker is a descendant of this Hans.1

2. Anna Rickenbacher, Bapt: 31 May 1629 in Zeglingen, BL, Switzerland.2 Died young.2

2. Barbara Rickenbacher, Bapt: 29 May 1631 in Zeglingen, BL, Switzerland.2 Died young.2

2. Catharina Rickenbacher, Bapt: 10 Feb 1633 in Zeglingen, BL, Switzerland.2 Died young.2

2. Elsa Rickenbacher, Bapt: 29 May 1635 in Zeglingen, BL, Switzerland.2 Died young.2

+ Anna Bitterlin, Bapt: 4 Feb 1618 in Runenberg, BL, Switzerland.2 Marr: 12 Jan 1636 in Kilchberg, BL, Switzerland.2

2. Barbara Rickenbacher, Bapt: 2 Apr 1637 in Runenberg, BL, Switzerland.2 Died: young.2

2. Ursula Rickenbacher, Bapt: 29 June 1638 in Runenberg, BL, Switzerland.2 Died: 19 Jul 1681.2

Ursula's baptism record has a notation that indicates she died young but her marriage (29 Jan 1661) and death records indicate this notation is probably erroneous.

2. Jacob Rickenbacher, Bapt: 6 Aug 1640 in Runenburg, Switzerland.2 Died: 2 May 1694.2

2. Heini Rickenbacher, Bapt: 3 Apr 1642 in Runenburg, BL, Switzerland.2 Died: 12 Aug 1683.2

2. Fridlin Rickenbacher, Bapt: 16 Oct 1655 in Runenberg, BL, Switzerland.2

2. Hans Jacob Rickenbacher, Bapt: 04 Dec 1658 in Runenberg, BL, Switzerland.2

+ Barbara Nebickher, Bapt: 03 Jul 1659 in Hefelfingen, BL, Switzerland.4 Marr: 13 Jan 1680 in Kilchberg, BL, Switzerland.2 Died: 6 Apr 1708 in Kilchberg.2

3. Hans Rickenbacher, Bapt: 12 Dec 1680 in Runenberg, BL, Switzerland.2

3. Matthias Rickenbacher, Bapt: 26 Jun 1683 in Runenberg, BL, Switzerland.2

3. Hans Jacob Rickenbacher, Bapt: 20 Sep 1685 in Runenberg, BL, Switzerland.2

3. Heinrich "Heini" Rickenbacher, Bapt: 23 Feb 1690 in Runenberg, Switzerland.2 Died: Bef. 1740 in Orangeburg Township, SC.6

+ Anna Burgi, Bapt: 29 Sep 1695 in Bubendorf, BL, Switzerland.3 Marr: 08 Oct 1714 in Kilchbergg, BL, Switzerland.2 Died: 31 Aug 1759 in Orangeburg Township, SC.6

Heinrich, with his wife Anna, and their son Heini, emigrated to South Carolina in 1735.

4. Heini "Henry" Rickenbacher, Bapt: 22 Feb 1722 in Runenberg, BL, Switzerland.2 Died: Bet. 1780 - 1781 in Orangeburgh District, SC.7

+Anna Till, Bapt: 12 Apr 1722 in Pratteln, BL, Switzerland.5 Marr: Abt. 1740 in Orangeburgh Township, SC.6 Died: Aft. 5 Jan 1790 in Orangeburgh District, SC.7

Heinrich is the primary Rickenbacher immigrant although he died after only a few years in South Carolina. It was Heinrich's son Heini who really established and grew the family in Orangeburg. For more on Heinrich and Heini and their descendants see: The First Rickenbachers of Orangeburg, South Carolina.

Many thanks to Ulrich Stroux of Munich, Germany for his updates of the transcriptions of these records. His comments have greatly improved the transcription accuracy.


References:

1. Hug, Werner. Stammtafeln Rickenbacher Rickenbach Riggenbach von Zeglingen Runenberg Oltingen Basel. Privately Published, Limited Editions 1992 and 2003.

2. Evangelische-Reformierte Kirch Kilchberg (Basel), "Kirchenbuch, 1559-1911", FHL INTL Film #953142.

3. Evangelische-Reformierte Kirch Bubendorf (Basel), "Kirchenbuch, 1559-1911", FHL INTL Film #953112.

4. Evangelische-Reformierte Kirch Rumlingen (Basel), "Kirchenbuch, 1559-1911", FHL INTL Film #953190.

5. Evangelische-Reformierte Kirch Pratteln-Augst (Basel), "Kirchenbuch, 1625-1879", FHL INTL Film #953182.

6. Joop Giesendanner, "The Book of Record, Orangeburgh, SC". The links are to pages on Joop's web site.

7. SC Archives, "Accounts Audited of Claims Growing out of the American Revolution". Henry Rickenbacker and Anna Rickenbacker.

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06-15-07