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The Fuhrer Family

Flag of Switzerland Originated from Bern, Switzerland Image of South Carolina Flag
and immigrated to South Carolina
sometime in the early 1700's.

Find the individual you are looking for, click on their name and you will be taken to that individual's information. Good luck! Note that some individuals are underlined, meaning that their SURNAME is linked to another of my research pages. Click away!

Note: (** before first name indicates farthest ancestor known)


  • **Melchoir Fuhrer - (ca. 1649 - ?)
  • Katharina Fuhrer - (1674 - ?)

  • To see Melchoir's Descendant Tree, click on the thumbnail below for a larger view:

    The Descendents of Melchoir Fuhrer and Elizabeth Von Weissenfluh:

    I. Melchoir Fuhrer

        Melchoir was born ca. 1649 in Bern, Switzerland and died in Switzerland. He married Elizabeth Von Weissenfluh. She was born ca. 1653 in Bern, Switzerland and died in Switzerland. The 1 known child of Melchoir Fuhrer and Elizabeth Von Weissenfluh is as follows:

    II. Katharina Fuhrer

    II. Katharina Fuhrer

       Katharina was born on 2/14/1674 in Bern, Switzerland. She married Heinrich (Henry) Horger on 8/14/1695. He was born ca. 1671 in Oberhasle, Bern, Switzerland and died on 2/14/1760 in Orangeburg, South Carolina.     They had 6 children but this line continues with Magdalene Horger.
    **My FUHRER line ends here with Katharina Fuhrer and becomes HORGER. Please click on the underlined Horger link above to continue this line with Magdalene Horger.


    **Note: The information gathered here is a piece by piece collection from many sources that I have combined personally to create a more complete early FUHRER Family History. If you would like to know the sources used to gain this information, please feel free to email me.