R. D. Franz Zumbrunnen was born in the early 1600s to Burkhard Zumbrunnen and Ana Catharina Behsler.
School records show that he was born in 1642. He enrolled at the Collège Saint-Michel in Fribourg in 1660 at the age of 18. He became a Marian priest.
Name: R.D. Franz Zumbrunnen
Death: 26 March 1705
Father: Burkhard Zumbrunnen
Mother: Ana Catharina Behsler
Siblings: Josue Zumbrunnen IV, Ana Barbara Zumbrunnen, Burkhard Zumbrunnen, Maria Magdalena Zumbrunnen, Primus Zumbrunnen
Second cousin: Anton Zumbrunnen
Franz is mentioned in his father Burkhard Zumbrunnen’s entry in the Nobiliaire Militaire Suisse