Wesley Charles Erbes

24 May 1882–11 July 1950 (Age 68)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States

The Life of Wesley Charles

When Wesley Charles Erbes was born on 24 May 1882, in Hollywood, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, his father, Ludwig Louis Erbes, was 34 and his mother, Elizabeth M. Opper, was 32. He married Katie May Grewell on 14 February 1910, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 11 July 1950, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

Wesley Charles Erbes
1882–1950
Katie May Grewell
1887–1939
Marriage: 14 February 1910
Dr. William P Erbes
1914–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 February 1910
Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States
children

(1)

    Dr. William P Erbes

    Male1914–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 9

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 18

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German erweiz ‘pea’, a metonymic occupational name for a grower of peas, or perhaps a nickname for someone who was small and round.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Wesley Erbes in household of Samuel Grewell, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Wesley C Erbes, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Wesley C Erbes, "United States Census, 1930"

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