Ulrich Traber

1834–1901 (Age 66)
Wetzikon, Thurgau, Switzerland

The Life of Ulrich

When Ulrich Traber was born on 10 April 1834, in Wetzikon, Thurgau, Switzerland, his father, Kaspar Traber, was 26 and his mother, Hanna Mary Hotz, was 30. He married Carolina Haffter on 15 December 1860, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He lived in Utah Territory, United States in 1870 and Providence, Cache, Utah Territory, United States in 1880. He died on 17 March 1901, in Providence, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Providence, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ulrich Traber
Carolina Haffter
Marriage: 15 December 1860

Spouse & Children

15 December 1860
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • Kaspar Traber


  • Female1803–1900Female



  • Susanna Traber


  • Male1834–1901Male

World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 2

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Age 14

New Federal Constitution combining elements of the U.S. constitution (Federal State with central and cantonal (state) governments and parliaments) and of French revolutionary tradition. The Principles of this constitution are still valid today.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 20

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

Name Meaning

Variant of Trabert .

Possible Related Names

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

Story Highlight

Excerpts from the Life of John Ulrich Schiess 1891-1959

LIFE OF JOHN ULRICH SCHIESS by himself JAKE IS MARRIED AND FINDS A HOME In Sept. 1890, Jacob Schiess, born July 14, 1862, in Herisau, Switzerland, was married to Susan Stauffer, born Jan. 27, 1 …

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Sources (3)

  • Ubrich Farber, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John W. Traber, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Tralus Ulrich, "United States Census, 1880"

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