Peter William Pung

8 February 1884–12 February 1974 (Age 90)
Nottawa Township, Isabella, Michigan, United States

The Life Summary of Peter William

When Peter William Pung was born on 8 February 1884, in Nottawa Township, Isabella, Michigan, United States, his father, John W Pung, was 31 and his mother, Maria Magdalena Schaffer, was 29. He married Josephine Katherine Vogel on 12 April 1910, in Beal City, Isabella, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Union Township, Isabella, Michigan, United States in 1974. He died on 12 February 1974, in Mount Pleasant, Isabella, Michigan, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Saint Joseph The Worker Cemetery, Beal City, Isabella, Michigan, United States.

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Peter William Pung
Josephine Katherine Vogel
Marriage: 12 April 1910
Irene Ann Pung
Dorothy Pung
Bernard A Pung
Harry John Pung
Stephen A Pung

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 April 1910Beal City, Isabella, Michigan, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
    1887 · The Bagley Memorial Fountain
    Age 3
    The Bagley Memorial Fountain was erected in 1887 with funds from the estate of John Judson Bagley. Bagley's will ordered the construction of the drinking fountain which would provide the people of Detroit "water cold and pure as the coldest mountain stream." H.H. Richards was the architect for the Romanesque-style, pink granite, lionhead fountain. It is engraved with the words, "TESTAMENTARY GIFT FOR THE PEOPLE FROM JOHN JUDSON BAGLEY A.D. MDCCCLXXXVII".
    1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed
    Age 24
    Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

    Name Meaning

    German (Rhineland-Palatinate and North Rhine-Westphalia): unexplained.Chinese: Teochew form of the surname 方, see Fang 1. This surname is common in Malaysia.Chinese: variant Romanization of the surname 馮, see Feng 1.

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

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    Sources (17)

    • Peter William Pung, "Michigan, County Births, 1867-1917"
    • William Pung, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Milleairs P. Pung, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"

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