Jakob Behsler von Wattingen was the husband of Magdalena Zumbrunnen. Magdalena and Jakob Behsler have a number of living descendants who can trace their ancestry. Jakob had as many as 9 different children with 3 different wives. He lived in the town of Wassen in the southern part of the Valley of Uri, nearer to the Gotthard Pass.
Name: Jakob Behsler von Wattingen
Residence: Wassen, Uri
Father: Johann Casper Behsler
Mother: Catharina Gössi
Spouse: Magdalena Zumbrunnen
Children: Magnus Behsler von Wattingen, Barbara Behsler von Wattingen