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Descendents of Peter in Switzerland around 1570's
Posted by: David Rhyner Date: December 01, 2001 at 13:55:43
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Here is Our Family tree.We are descendents of Peter Rhyner. Peter had brothers Named Beat and Ulrich.

Barbara Geiger was the wife of Jacob Rhyner. I believe Peter Rhyner was this Jacob's father from Elm, Canton Glarus, Switzerland. If you have any information about Peter, please post it here.

Jacob Rhyner and Barbara Geiger had a son named Jacob Rhyner Sr. who married Rosina Jenny.

They had a son and named him Jacob Jr. who married Francis Bohler.
Their wedding picture is at this link.
Their 50th Anniversary picture is at this link.
Jacob Rhyner's 50th Wedding Anniversary photo that was taken in the early 1940's.

They had Harry Rhyner, Irene (Rhyner) Fritche, Ester (Rhyner) Gebert, Clarence Rhyner, Rosalle (Rhyner) Gallistel, Gilbert Rhyner, Norman Rhyner and George Conrad Rhyner (born 1888) who married Margaret Hamm.

George and Margaret (Hamm - Raths) Rhyner
Here is their family picture:

Harold Rhyner was one of George C. Rhyner's sons and my father. His wife and my mother is Irene (Machel - Christofferson) Rhyner.

David Rhyner and Debra (Riste - Lerch) Rhyner had sons named Jeremy David (born 1974) and Chad Harris (born 1979) and a daughter Michelle (born 1984)

More photos:
Wilfred Rhyner is the son of George C. Rhyner and he wrote a book that tells more about the Rhyner family history. It is free for downloading in .zip file format at this link:

Dave Rhyner


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