Charles Albert Peterman

Brief Life History of Charles Albert

When Charles Albert Peterman was born on 18 December 1871, in Fayette, Fayette, Iowa, United States, his father, Wilson Wallace Peterman, was 26 and his mother, Emma Jane Cummings, was 19. He married Esther Ada Gregory on 15 July 1893, in Pierce, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Big Springs, Deuel, Nebraska, United States for about 10 years and Jackson Township, Hancock, Ohio, United States in 1930. He died on 31 December 1938, in Nampa, Canyon, Idaho, United States, at the age of 67.

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Charles Albert Peterman
Esther Ada Gregory
Marriage: 15 July 1893
Ruth Peterman
Wilson Albert Peterman
John Fletcher Peterman
Rose Peterman

Sources (18)

  • Charlie Peterman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Chas A Peterman, "Nebraska Marriages, 1855-1995"
  • Charles Albert Peterman, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1938-1961"

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Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Petermann .

Dutch: elaborated form of the personal name Peter .

Slovenian: from an old vernacular form of the personal name Peter , formed with the suffix -man ‘man’ of German origin.

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

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