Katharina Hermine Fechser

4 October 1868–4 March 1870 (Age 1)
Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States

The Life of Katharina Hermine

When Katharina Hermine Fechser was born on 4 October 1868, in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States, her father, Johann Friedrich Fechser, was 43 and her mother, Anna Katharina Hafen, was 40. She died on 4 March 1870, in her hometown, at the age of 1, and was buried in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Johann Friedrich Fechser
Anna Katharina Hafen
Magdalena Hafen
Katharina Hermine Fechser

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World Events (2)

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.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 2

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.

Name Meaning

South German: occupational name for a professional fencer or duelist, from Middle High German vehten ‘to fence’. This may have denoted someone who fought for public entertainment at fairgrounds and markets.

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

Sources (2)

  • K Hermine Fechser, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Katharina Hermine Fechser -

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