When Aganetha Krause was born on 27 March 1838, in Molotschna, Tavrida, Russian Empire, her father, Jacob J Krause, was 28 and her mother, Anna Neufeld, was 30. She married Heinrich Fast on 11 November 1857. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Liberty Township, Marion, Kansas, United States for about 20 years. She died on 28 October 1914, in Hillsboro, Marion, Kansas, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Parkview Cemetery, Hillsboro, Marion, Kansas, United States.
Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Otto, Erwin, Hans, Heinz, Horst, Fritz, Gerhard, Dieter, Manfred, Arno, Bernd.
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Kraus .
German: from Middle High German krūse ‘pitcher, jug’; a metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of jugs.