Hi, I wonder if anyone have any connections with any of the following Families in Thunstetten, BE - Switzerland SCHAER or SCHÄR , PAULI or LEUENBERGER.
I am looking for connections to my ancestors who emigrated from there to Argentina in 1856/1857
Andreas Schär or Jakob Andreas Schär (b. Sept 8th 1836 -Thunstetten) married to Barbara Pauli in 1850´s with 3 sons 2 of them born in BE between 1852 and 1854 and, Albert born in Baradero Argentina in 1857 or 1858.
Andreas Schär or Jakob Andreas Schär Parents: Johannes Schär (bapt Thunstetten Dec 19 1778) and Barbara Leuenberger (born in Melchnau, BE)
Andreas Schär or Jakob Andreas Schär grandparents: Bendicht Schaer(b.1770) and Elisabeth Wayermann(b. 1861)
Brothers & Sisters to Andreas Schär or Jakob Andreas Schär: Anna Barbara (b. 1824), Felix (b. 1826), Felix (b. 1827), Maria (b. 1829), Jakob (b. 1831), Hans Ulrich (b. 1834)
Andreas Schär + Barbara Pauli Emigrated to Baradero, Prov. de Buenos Aires - Argentina in 1856/1857 with some of Andreas Brothers (i.e. Felix Schaer + Rosina Affolter) and some friends (i.e. Samuel Hegi + Magdalena Schuerch from Roggwil) They stoped at Carmelo, Uruguay and continued to establish in Baradero next to the Frers Family at the Swiss colony
Later, in 1870 they moved and Founded Bernstadt (Today Roldan) near the city of Rosario at the Porv. of Santa Fe, Argentina.
When Barbara Pauli and Samuel Hegi died, Andreas Schär and Magdalena Hegi married raising 5 children of Samuel´s 1st Matrimony (Anna Kohler), 8 children of Magdalena Schuerch and Samuel Hegi and, 2 of their own (Andreas Schäer + Magdalena Schuerch) Juan Andrés Schaer (b. 1878 - Bernstadt Argentina) and Maria Schaer (b. ? - Bernstadt Argentina)
Juan Andres Schaer married Elena Pastels-Hegi (Daughter of Louise Hegi and Josep Pastels) and Grand Daughter of Samuel Hegi and Anna Kohler) They had 2 sons (Juan Jose and Emilio) and 4 daughters (Ana, Rosa, Elena and Amanda)
I the 1930's or 40´s the family moved to Buenos Aires
Juan José was my Grand Father, he married Concepción Abaurrea and had 3 sons: Juan José, Norberto (my father) and Jorge.
Norberto (b. 1932) married Martha Daniele (b. 1933) and had 4 children (Marta, Norberto, Pablo (Me) and Laura.
I (Pablo Andres Schaer)(b. 1964) married Cecilia Cartwright (b. 1968)
We have 2 kids Marcos (b. 1995) and Victoria (b. 1997)