Daniel Keefer

Brief Life History of Daniel

When Daniel Keefer was born on 21 March 1815, in Fulton, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John Keefer, was 19 and his mother, Sarah J Trout, was 18. He married Catherine Carr on 17 September 1837, in Stark, Stark, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 10 daughters. He lived in Lawrence Township, Stark, Ohio, United States for about 30 years and Canal Fulton, Lawrence Township, Stark, Ohio, United States in 1900. He died on 5 February 1908, in Stark, Ohio, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Stark, Ohio, United States.

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Daniel Keefer
Catherine Carr
Marriage: 17 September 1837
Mary A Keefer
Anna Keiffer
Magdalene Keefer
Caliste Keefer
Christine Keefer
Harriet Keefer
Joseph Kiefer
Catharine Keifer
Daniel Keefer
Margaret Keefer
Lucinda Molly Keefer
Melissa Jane "Jennie" Keefer

Sources (11)

  • Dan Keefer, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Daniel Keefer, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
  • Daniel Keefer, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

1820 · Making States Equal

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.


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

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Kiefer .

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

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