Peter Faber II

18 November 1854–23 December 1930 (Age 76)
Jackson, Washington, Wisconsin Territory, United States

The Life of Peter

When Peter Faber II was born on 18 November 1854, in Jackson, Washington, Wisconsin Territory, United States, his father, Johann Peter Faber I, was 26 and his mother, Margaretha Maria Klumb, was 21. He married Caroline Martin on 2 December 1880, in Lynn, Clark, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Jackson, Washington, Wisconsin, United States for about 5 years and Sherwood, Clark, Wisconsin, United States in 1900. He died on 23 December 1930, in Lynn, Clark, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Lynn, Clark, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Peter Faber II
1854–1930
Rose Sanger
1868–1944
Marriage: 11 May 1892
Adeline Faber
1894–1984
Laura Elizabeth Faber
1895–1929
Gertrude Margaret Faber
1897–1973
Susana Machilda Faber
1900–1929
Helen Faber
1905–1992
Rose Faber
1908–1908
Geneva Ruth Faber
1911–2006

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 May 1892
Fremont, Clark, Wisconsin, United States
children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Johann Peter Faber I

    Male1828–1911Male

    Margaretha Maria Klumb

    Female1833–1920Female

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 9

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · The First Successful Typewriter is Invented

Age 13

A patent was filed on October 11, 1867, on a new direct action typewriter. The patent was filed by Christopher Latham Sholes, Carlos Glidden, and Samuel Soule who had invented the prototype in Milwaukee.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 21

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

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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Story Highlight

Peter

Peter Faber, 1854 Source: 1918 History of Clark Co., WI, by Franklyn, Curtiss-Wedge, pg.592 - 593 PETER FABER, a progressive farmer of Section: 4, Lynn Township, is a native of Wisconsin, having bee …

Sources (3)

  • Peter Faber in household of Peter Faber, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Peter Faber, "Wisconsin State Census, 1875"
  • Peter Faber in household of Peter Faber, "United States Census, 1870"

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