Mary Frances Kriechbaum

September 1842–15 January 1917 (Age 74)
Iowa, United States

The Life of Mary Frances

When Mary Frances Kriechbaum was born in September 1842, in Iowa, United States, her father, John George Herman Kriechbaum, was 25 and her mother, Lucy Morgan, was 18. She married Louis Edward Belfils Sr on 1 May 1859, in Benton, Oregon, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Benton, Oregon, United States in 1860 and Oakland, Alameda, California, United States for about 30 years. She died on 15 January 1917, in Alameda, California, United States, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Louis Edward Belfils Sr
1831–1900
Mary Frances Kriechbaum
1842–1917
Marriage: 1 May 1859
Louis Frederick Belfils
1860–1864
Victor Hugo Belfils
1862–1913
Ernest K. Belfils
1864–1938

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 May 1859
Benton, Oregon, United States
children

(3)

    Louis Frederick Belfils

    Male1860–1864Male

    Victor Hugo Belfils

    Male1862–1913Male

    Ernest K. Belfils

    Male1864–1938Male

Parents and Siblings

    John George Herman Kriechbaum

    Male1817–1888Male

    Lucy Morgan

    Female1824–1901Female

siblings

(4)

    Female1842–1917Female

    Henry Kriechbaum

    Male1850–Male

    George Herman Kriechbaum

    Male1861–1917Male

    Kriechbaum

    Male–1900Male

World Events (8)

1846

Age 4

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846

Age 4

Iowa is the 29th state.
1863

Age 21

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived near a wild plum tree (blackthorn), Low German Kreke, Krike.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary F Dimmick, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Frances Belfils in household of John G Kreichbaum, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary F Dimmick in household of Lilian Pl Dimmick, "United States Census, 1900"

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