Peter Bresser

23 November 1844–22 July 1918 (Age 73)
Rheinberg, Moers, Rhineland, Prussia, Germany

The Life of Peter

Peter Bresser was born on 23 November 1844, in Rheinberg, Moers, Rhineland, Prussia, Germany. He married Agnes Sylvester on 20 September 1871, in Derby, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Normanton, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years and Derby, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911. He died on 22 July 1918, in British Columbia, Canada, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Peter Bresser
1844–1918
Mary Ann Bowen
1853–1931
Marriage: December 1880
Elizabeth Sarah Bresser
1881–1959
Frederick Fritz Bresser
1890–1891
William Henry Bresser
1882–1959
Hector Alexander Mclean
1884–1959
John Thomas Bresser
1885–1940
Ermine Peter Bresser
1887–
Mary Adelaide Beatrice Bresser
1888–1976
Catherine Agnes Bresser
1888–1980
Francis Rudolph Bresser
1892–1958
James Kenneth Bresser
1896–1969

Spouse and Children

    Male1844–1918Male

    Mary Ann Bowen

    Female1853–1931Female

MARRIAGE
December 1880
Derby, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(10)

    Female1881–1959Female

    Male1882–1959Male

    Hector Alexander Mclean

    Male1884–1959Male

    John Thomas Bresser

    Male1885–1940Male

    Ermine Peter Bresser

    Male1887–Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

Age 8

On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 10

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.
1864

Age 20

War: Prussia and Austria vs. Denmark.

Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Brasser .

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

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Story Highlight

History of Agnes Sylvester Fray Bresser (1843-1879)

Agnes Sylvester was the second child of George and Agnes Sylvester. She was born 10 Dec 1843 at Lexden near Colchester, Essex (birth certificate). She was baptized into the LDS Church on 15 Oct 1852 …

Sources (3)

  • Peter Bresser, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Peter Bresser, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Peter Bresser in entry for George Herbert Swindell and Maritina Bresser, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"

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