John Theodore Faber

29 June 1889–
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of John Theodore

When John Theodore Faber was born on 29 June 1889, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Andrew Andreas Faber, was 44 and his mother, Matilda Thea Knudson, was 44. He married Mary Elizabeth Reardon on 22 September 1912, in Wakefield, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Boston Ward 1, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

John Theodore Faber
1889–
Mary Elizabeth Reardon
1884–
Marriage: 22 September 1912
Alice Mary Faber
1913–1916
John Andrew Faber
1916–1988

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 September 1912
Wakefield, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
children

(2)

    Alice Mary Faber

    Female1913–1916Female

    John Andrew Faber

    Male1916–1988Male

Parents and Siblings

    Andrew Andreas Faber

    Male1845–1928Male

    Matilda Thea Knudson

    Female1845–1932Female

siblings

(7)

    Caroline Wilamina Faber

    Female1877–1958Female

    Andrew Joseph Faber

    Male1879–1966Male

    Male1880–1969Male

    Thomas William Faber

    Male1882–1935Male

    John Theodore Faber

    Male1884–1887Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 1

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1920

Age 31

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

1 Occupational name for a smith or ironworker, from Latin faber ‘craftsman’. This was in use as a surname in England, Scotland, and elsewhere in the Middle Ages and is also found as a personal name. At the time of the Reformation, it was much used as a humanistic name, a translation into Latin of vernacular surnames such as German Schmidt and Dutch Smit.2 Secondary surname in French Canada for lefebvre . The name Fabert appears in Kaskaskia, IL, in 1725 .

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Faber in household of Andrew Faber, "United States Census, 1910"
  • T John Faber in household of Andrew Faber, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John T Faber, "United States Census, 1930"

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