Reinhold Karl Papenfus

Male26 October 1860–1 March 1941

Brief Life History of Reinhold Karl

Reinhold Karl Papenfus was born on 26 October 1860, in Stemnitz, Schlawe, Pomerania, Prussia, Germany as the son of Martin Papenfuss and Regine Friedericke Last. He married Marie Gisel on 4 November 1889, in Guerneville, Sonoma, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Pleasant Hill, Lane, Oregon, United States in 1910. He died on 1 March 1941, in Creswell, Lane, Oregon, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, Lane, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Reinhold Karl Papenfus
Marie Gisel
Marriage: 4 November 1889
Fred Carl Papenfus
Edith Marie Papenfus
Hulda Martha Papenfus
Albert John Papenfus
Earl Emil Papenfus

Sources (28)

  • Reyhold Popenfus, "United States Census, 1910"
  • California, U.S., County Birth, Marriage, and Death Records, 1849-1980
  • Reinhold Papenfus, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 November 1889Guerneville, Sonoma, California, United States
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 3

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.


    Age 12

    Historical Boundaries - 1872: Lane, Oregon, United States

    1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

    Age 22

    A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

    Name Meaning

    Altered form of German Papenfuss .

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

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