Dorthea Margreta Lauffer
- Born: 21 Jul 1720, Glattfelden, Egilisau, Zurich, Switzerland
- Marriage: Hans Heinrich Walder in 1742 in Glattfelden, Egilisau, Zurich, Switzerland
- Died: 27 Jan 1781, Shrewsbury, York County, Pennsylvania at age 60
Noted events in her life were:
• Passenger and Immigration List, 1743, Carolina. Name: Dorothea Lauffer
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1723
Source Publication Code: 1952
Primary Immigrant: Lauffer, Dorothea
Annotation: Swiss emigrants from the Canton of Zurich to Carolina and Pennsylvania, 1734-1744, with index of surnames. About 2,000 persons listed. For nos. 1952 and 1960 in one volume, with Leo Schelbert's "Notes on Lists of Swiss Emigrants," see item. no. 8040.
Source Bibliography: FAUST, ALBERT BERNHARDT. Lists of Swiss Emigrants in the Eighteenth Century to the American Colonies. Vol. 1. Washington, D.C.: The National Genealogical Society, 1920. Reprinted by Genealogical Publishing Co., Baltimore, 1976. xi, 122p.
Dorthea married Hans Heinrich Walder, son of Peder Walder and Christina Martin, in 1742 in Glattfelden, Egilisau, Zurich, Switzerland. (Hans Heinrich Walder was born in 1714 in Zurich, Switzerland, died on 27 Jan 1781 in Shrewsbury, York County, Pennsylvania and was buried in Bupps Union Cemetery, York County, Pennsylvania.)