Moritz Fischel Fabian

Male31 December 1874–28 July 1947

Brief Life History of Moritz Fischel

When Moritz Fischel Fabian was born on 31 December 1874, in Lithuania, his father, Hyman Fabian, was 27 and his mother, Johanna Schimmelpfennig, was 23. He married Martha Fritz on 29 June 1900, in Hamburg, Germany. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 28 July 1947, in Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Moritz Fischel Fabian
1874–1947
Johanna Elise Kirstein
1885–1946
Marriage: 14 November 1921
Eva Tina Fabian
1922–1998
Hans Joachim Fabian
1926–2011

Sources (9)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Moritz Fabian - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Moritz Fischel Fabian
  • Hamburg, Germany marriage record
  • Morris F Fabian, "New York, State Death Index, 1880-1956"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 November 1921Elbing, West Prussia, Prussia, Germany
  • Children (2)

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    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (8)

    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

    Age 1

    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.

    1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

    Age 1

    During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 22

    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Juan, Jose, Francisco, Pedro, Ana, Lourdes, Gerardo, Luis, Manuel, Mario, Ricardo, Aurelio.

    English, German, Dutch, Spanish, Italian (Veneto), and Polish; Czech (mainly Fabián); Slovak (also Fábian, Fabián); Hungarian (Fábián): from a personal name, Latin Fabianus, a derivative of the Roman surname Fabius. The personal name achieved considerable popularity in Europe in the Middle Ages, having been borne by a 3rd-century pope and saint. Compare Faubion .

    Americanized or Italianized form of Slovenian Fabjan or Slovenian and Croatian Fabijan: from the personal name Fab(i)jan, Latin Fabianus (see above). In North America, this surname may also be a shortened form of patronymics from this name, e.g. Slovenian Fabjančič, Croatian Fabijančić. See also Fabiani 2.

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

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    History Leaving Germany by my Uncle Hans Fabian

    I am Moritz Fabian Foote, this is my Grandfather, Moritz Fischel Fabian, .. as reported by my Uncle Hans Joachim Fabian.. They, my grandfather, my grandmother Joanna Kirstein (maiden name) Fabian, we …

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