Frank Alexander Feierabend

1891–1955 (Age 64)
New Zealand

The Life of Frank Alexander

When Frank Alexander Feierabend was born on 30 March 1891, in New Zealand, his father, August Feierabend, was 30 and his mother, Louise Adrian, was 25. He married Elizabeth Katherine Berntsen on 16 July 1919, in Dannevirke, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 5 May 1955, in his hometown, at the age of 64, and was buried in Dannevirke, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand.

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Family Time Line

Frank Alexander Feierabend
1891–1955
Elizabeth Katherine Berntsen
1900–1945
Marriage: 16 July 1919
Russell Edward Feierabend
1921–2008
Noel Charles Feierabend
1924–2017
Martin Harold Feierabend
1927–2006
Cynthia Feierabend
1939–1987
Katrine Feierabend
1941–2010
Elizabeth Feierabend
1945–1945

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
16 July 1919
Dannevirke, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
children

(6)

  • Russell Edward Feierabend

    Male1921–2008Male

  • Noel Charles Feierabend

    Male1924–2017Male

  • Martin Harold Feierabend

    Male1927–2006Male

  • Cynthia Feierabend

    Female1939–1987Female

  • Katrine Feierabend

    Female1941–2010Female

+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

  • August Feierabend

    Male1860–1923Male

  • Female1866–1950Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (7)

1893

Age 2

New Zealand becomes world's first country to give women the vote.
1896 · National Council of Women

Age 5

The National Council of Women of New Zealand was created as an organization after women won the right to vote. Today works to help achieve gender equality in New Zealand and in 2017 introduced Gender Equal NZ, which is fighting for Zealanders to have the freedom and opportunity to determine their own future no matter which gender they are.
1914

Age 23

Outbreak of World War I. New Zealand commits thousands of troops to the British war effort. They suffer heavy casualties in the Gallipoli campaign in Turkey in 1915.

Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: nickname for an idler, from late Middle High German vīrābent, originally ‘eve (ābent) of a (religious) festival (vīre)’ (modern German Feierabend now denotes ‘evening’, ‘free time after work’).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Frank Alexander Feierabend, "BillionGraves Index"
  • Frank Alexander Feierabend, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Frank Alexander Feierabend, "New Zealand, Civil Records Indexes, 1800-1966"

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