Fredrick L Kasdorf

12 May 1867–6 September 1936 (Age 69)
Germany

The Life of Fredrick L

When Fredrick L Kasdorf was born on 12 May 1867, in Germany, his father, James Crist or John Kasdorf, was 25 and his mother, Fredericka Rachel Gebit, was 22. He married Anna S Fetting on 31 July 1895, in Watertown, Sanilac, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Watertown Township, Sanilac, Michigan, United States in 1900. He died on 6 September 1936, in Watertown, Sanilac, Michigan, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Zion Cemetery, Watertown, Sanilac, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Fredrick L Kasdorf
1867–1936
Anna S Fetting
1870–1954
Marriage: 31 July 1895
Gusta Kasdorf
1890–
Mayme Kasdorf
1896–1986
John F Kasdorf
1902–1963
Isabelle Kasdorf
1905–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 July 1895
Watertown, Sanilac, Michigan, United States
children

(4)

    Gusta Kasdorf

    Female1890–Female

    Female1896–1986Female

    Male1902–1963Male

    Isabelle Kasdorf

    Female1905–Female

Parents and Siblings

    James Crist or John Kasdorf

    Male1842–1920Male

    Fredericka Rachel Gebit

    Female1845–1909Female

siblings

(6)

    Male1867–1936Male

    Caroline Kasdorf

    Female1869–1921Female

    Henry Kasdorf

    Male1872–Male

    Bertha Kasdorf

    Female1880–Female

    Emma Kasdorf

    Female1883–Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 12

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.
1886

Age 19

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 In all probability a Germanized spelling of Karsdorp, the name of a prominent Dutch Mennonite family in Leiden, some of which reportedly moved to Hamburg, Germany.2 German: habitational name from places in Saxony or former West Prussia called Kasdorf or Kastorf, named with the Rhineland dialect word Kas, Kos ‘copse of young oaks’ + Old High German dorf, thorf ‘village’.3 (Käsdorf): habitational name from any of several places in Lower Saxony named Käsdorf.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Frederick Kasdorf, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Fredrick Kasdorf, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Fred Kasdorf, "United States Census, 1900"

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