Peter J Krehbiel

22 February 1875–7 March 1958 (Age 83)
Marion, Turner, South Dakota, United States

The Life of Peter J

When Peter J Krehbiel was born on 22 February 1875, in Marion, Turner, South Dakota, United States, his father, Jacob Krehbiel, was 47 and his mother, Freni Graber, was 26. He married Elisabeth Graber on 23 November 1897. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Reno, Leavenworth, Kansas, United States in 1895 and Albion Township, Reno, Kansas, United States for about 40 years. He died on 7 March 1958, in Pretty Prairie, Reno, Kansas, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Pretty Prairie, Reno, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Peter J Krehbiel
1875–1958
Rosa Graber
1887–1972
Marriage: 6 June 1905
Herman Krehbiel
1906–1993
Marie Krehbiel
1909–1909
Harvey D Krehbiel
1910–1995
Jacob Krehbiel
1912–1912
Fred Albert Krehbiel
1913–1998
Edwin Victor Krehbiel
1916–2009
Elmer O Krehbiel
1919–1993
Clarence Krehbiel
1923–1947
Joseph H Krehbiel
1926–2014

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 June 1905
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Jacob Krehbiel

    Male1828–1894Male

    Freni Graber

    Female1848–1922Female

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1877 · Nicodemus is Founded

Age 2

The town of Nicodemus was founded by African-American migrants from Kansas in 1877.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 23

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

Swiss German: variant of Krähenbühl ( see Krahenbuhl ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • P J Krehbiel, "Kansas State Census, 1925"
  • Pete J Krehbiel in household of Frannie Krehbiel, "Kansas State Census, 1895"
  • Peter Kroepil in household of Jacob Kroepil, "United States Census, 1880"

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