Mary Margaretha Traber or Traver

1886–1975 (Age 89)
Victoria, Victoria, Texas, United States

The Life of Mary Margaretha

When Mary Margaretha Traber or Traver was born on 7 January 1886, in Victoria, Victoria, Texas, United States, her father, Johannes Traber, was 26 and her mother, Emma Miller, was 27. She married Henry Gottlieb FRANZ on 12 November 1907, in Victoria, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Justice Precinct 4, Victoria, Texas, United States for about 20 years. She died on 27 February 1975, in Victoria, Victoria, Texas, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Victoria, Victoria, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mary Margaretha Traber or Traver
Henry Gottlieb FRANZ
Marriage: 12 November 1907
Emilie Franz
John Franz
Lucille Franz
Alfred James Franz
Emma Franz

Spouse & Children

12 November 1907
Victoria, Texas, United States


  • Emilie Franz


  • John Franz


  • Lucille Franz


  • Male1915–1944Male

  • Female1919–1971Female

Parents & Siblings

  • Johannes Traber


  • Emma Miller




  • Henry Joseph Traber


  • Female1886–1975Female

  • John Steven Traber or Traver


  • Male1889–1962Male

  • Otto Louis Traber or Traver


+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 8

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 24

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

Variant of Trabert .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Mary Franz, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary Franz in household of Henry Franz, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mary Franz in household of Henry Franz, "United States Census, 1920"

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