Fr. Paschal Zumbrunnen

Life Sketch
Fr. Paschal Zumbrunnen was the son of Josue Zumbrunnen and Barbara Tschudi, born in 1609. In 1620, at the age of 11 he enrolled at the Collège Saint-Michel.

He joined the Capuchin Order of priests on 6 May 1626. His school records reveal that his birth name was Franz, but that he adopted the name Paschal when he became a priest. He died on 1 Sep 1638 at the monastery of Rapperswil.

Vital Information

Name: Paschal Zumbrunnen
Sex: Male
Birth: 1609
Residence: Altdorf
Death: 1 Sep 1638

Family Members

Father: Josue Zumbrunnen
Mother: Barbara Tschudi
Siblings: Jacob Zumbrunnen, Conrad Zumbrunnen
Half-siblings: Burkhard Zumbrunnen, Erasmus Zumbrunnen, Mansuetus IV Zumbrunnen, Magdalena Zumbrunnen, Barbara Zumbrunnen


  • Paschal Zumbrunnen is in alumni records of the Collège Saint-Michel in Fribourg.
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    1. […] 1620, Franz Zumbrunnen, age 11, son of Josue. He became a Capuchin priest and assumed the name Paschal. Host: […]

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