Philipp Raster

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

The Life 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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Family Time Line

Philipp Raster
1825–1895
Pauline Mattes
1825–1880
Marriage: 26 April 1849
Ursula Raster
1846–1846
Ludwig Raster
1849–1854
Philipp Raster
1854–1942
Ludwig Raster
1857–1857
Ludwig Raster
1860–
Johannes Raster
1864–1940
Conrad Raster
1867–

Spouse and Children

    Male1825–1895Male

    Pauline Mattes

    Female1825–1880Female

MARRIAGE
26 April 1849
Onstmettingen, Balingen, Württemberg, Germany
children

(7)

    Ursula Raster

    Female1846–1846Female

    Ludwig Raster

    Male1849–1854Male

    Philipp Raster

    Male1854–1942Male

    Ludwig Raster

    Male1857–1857Male

    Ludwig Raster

    Male1860–Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Philipp Raster

    Male1789–1851Male

    Ursula Bosch

    Female1795–1878Female

siblings

(9)

    Male1825–1895Male

    Katharine Raster

    Female1826–1893Female

    Male1827–1911Male

    Jakob Raster

    Female1829–1830Female

    Female1831–1881Female

+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.
1864

Age 39

War: Prussia and Austria vs. Denmark.
1890

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 (3)

  • 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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