William Page Weber

1872–20 February 1953 (Age 81)
Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States

The Life of William Page

When William Page Weber was born in 1872, in Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States, his father, John Benjamin Weber, was 35 and his mother, Almira Smith, was 29. He married Mayme L Siling in 1899. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 20 February 1953, in Lake Charles, Calcasieu, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Lake Charles, Calcasieu, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Page Weber
1872–1953
Mayme L Siling
1873–1955
Marriage: 1899
Helen Katherine Weber
1902–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1899
children

(1)

    Helen Katherine Weber

    Female1902–Female

Parents and Siblings

    John Benjamin Weber

    Male1837–1892Male

    Almira Smith

    Female1843–1876Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 0

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 7

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 24

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a weaver, Middle High German wëber, German Weber, an agent derivative of weben ‘to weave’. This name is widespread throughout central and eastern Europe, being found for example as a Czech, Polish, Slovenian, and Hungarian name.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • W P Weber, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Willis P Weber, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Willis P Weber, "United States Census, 1930"

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