Philipp Raster

2 March 1825–12 July 1895 (Age 70)
Onstmettingen, Albstadt, Zollernalbkreis, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

The Life Summary of Philipp

When Philipp Raster was born on 2 March 1825, in Onstmettingen, Albstadt, Zollernalbkreis, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, his father, Philipp Raster, was 35 and his mother, Ursula Bosch, was 29. He married Pauline Mattes on 26 April 1849, in Onstmettingen, Balingen, Württemberg, Germany. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 12 July 1895, in Baden-Württemberg, Germany, at the age of 70.

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Philipp Raster
Pauline Mattes
Marriage: 26 April 1849
Ursula Raster
Ludwig Raster
Philipp Raster
Ludwig Raster
Ludwig Raster
Johannes Raster
Conrad Raster

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 April 1849Onstmettingen, Balingen, Württemberg, Germany
  • Children


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    +4 More Children

    World Events (3)

    1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German
    Age 27
    On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.
    Age 39
    War: Prussia and Austria vs. Denmark.
    Age 65
    Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.

    Name Meaning

    German: occupational name for a taxman or accountant, from an agent derivative of Middle High German reiten ‘to reckon’, ‘to calculate’.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Sources (4)

    • Philip Roster in entry for John Roster, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"
    • Württemberg, Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1985
    • Württemberg, Germany, Family Tables, 1550-1985

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