Marie Pfeiffer

25 April 1896–1 April 1984 (Age 87)
Concord Township, Ross, Ohio, United States

The Life of Marie

When Marie Pfeiffer was born on 25 April 1896, in Concord Township, Ross, Ohio, United States, her father, Frank Edward Pfeiffer, was 31 and her mother, Mary Agnes McCloskey, was 29. She lived in Montgomery, Ohio, United States in 1920 and Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States in 1930. She died on 1 April 1984, in Miami, Miami-Dade, Florida, United States, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

Peter B. Best
1895–1964
Marie Pfeiffer
1896–1984

Spouse and Children

    Peter B. Best

    Male1895–1964Male

    Female1896–1984Female

Parents and Siblings

    Frank Edward Pfeiffer

    Male1864–1938Male

    Mary Agnes McCloskey

    Female1866–1928Female

siblings

(11)

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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

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.
1898 · Florida Involvement in Spanish-American War

Age 2

Florida played a critical role during the Spanish-American War. The port of Tampa saw the arrival of over 30,000 troops; this traffic resulted in the small town experiencing massive growth and becoming a city. Cuban-Americans across the state also helped with raising money and support for the war.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 23

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from an agent derivative of Middle High German pfif(e), German Pfeife ‘whistle’, ‘pipe’, hence an occupational name for a pipe player.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Marie Pfeiffer in household of Frank Pfeiffer, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Marea Pfisffer in household of Frank E Pfisffer, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Marie Pfeiffer in household of Frank E Pfeiffer, "United States Census, 1910"

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