Peter William Kemmerer

5 January 1868–31 December 1953 (Age 86)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Peter William

When Peter William Kemmerer was born on 5 January 1868, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John Kemmerer, was 31 and his mother, Margaret Miller, was 26. He married Margaret Mcnally in 1896, in Somerset, Perry, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Milo, Franklin, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Franklin Township, Franklin, Ohio, United States in 1953. He died on 31 December 1953, in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Saint Joseph Cemetery, Lockbourne, Franklin, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Peter William Kemmerer
Margaret Mcnally
Marriage: 1896
Josephine Kemmerer
Alice M. Kemmerer
Paul B. Kemmerer

Spouse and Children

Somerset, Perry, Ohio, United States


Parents and Siblings

    John Kemmerer


    Margaret Miller




    Catharina Kemmerer


    Frances Mary Kemmerer



    Joseph Kemmerer


    William Kemmerer


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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 9

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 28

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

German: variant of Kämmerer ( see Kammerer 1).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Peter Kemmerer in household of John Kemmerer, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Peter Kemmener, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Peter Kemmerer, "United States Census, 1910"

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