Earl A John Graber

12 January 1897–4 August 1965 (Age 68)
Maryland, United States

The Life of Earl A John

When Earl A John Graber was born on 12 January 1897, in Maryland, United States, his father, George M. Graber, was 28 and his mother, Angelina or Angeline Anna Kern, was 23. He married Pauline Margaret Moseman on 13 July 1934, in Franklin, Ohio, United States. He lived in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States for about 20 years and Montgomery Township, Franklin, Ohio, United States in 1940. He died on 4 August 1965, in Franklin Township, Franklin, Ohio, United States, at the age of 68.

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Earl A John Graber
Pauline Margaret Moseman
Marriage: 13 July 1934

Spouse and Children

13 July 1934
Franklin, Ohio, United States

Parents and Siblings




    Hilda M. Graber


    Hellen Marguritte Graber


    Gertrude Catherine Graber


    Howard F Graber


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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 3

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 19

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 German: from an agent derivative of Middle High German graben ‘to dig or excavate’, hence an occupational name for a digger of graves or ditches, or an engraver of seals. This name is also found in the German-speaking part of Switzerland.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a grave-digger, either from German Gräber or from a Yiddishized form of Polish grabarz.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Earl J Graber in household of Angelina A Graber, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Earl A Graber in household of George M Graber, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Earl A Graber in household of George Graber, "United States Census, 1900"

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