Wilfred J. Raber

22 September 1910–12 May 1989 (Age 78)
Aultman, Green Township, Summit, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Wilfred J.

When Wilfred J. Raber was born on 22 September 1910, in Aultman, Green Township, Summit, Ohio, United States, his father, Oscar Otto Raber, was 37 and his mother, Emma Lena Newbauer, was 27. He married Leona Mary Steiner on 29 June 1933, in Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States. He lived in Akron, Summit, Ohio, United States for about 20 years. He died on 12 May 1989, in Cuyahoga Falls, Summit, Ohio, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Tallmadge, Summit, Ohio, United States.

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Wilfred J. Raber
Leona Mary Steiner
Marriage: 29 June 1933

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  • Marriage
    29 June 1933Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States
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    The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
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    Name Meaning

    German and Swiss German:apparently an occupational name for a turnip grower, from an agent derivative of Middle High German rabe ‘turnip’.(also Räber): from an ancient Germanic personal name, Radobert, a compound of rād, rāt ‘advice, counsel’ + berht ‘bright, famous’.

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

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    Sources (23)

    • Wilferd Raber, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
    • Wilford J Raber in household of Oscar Raber, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Wilfred J. Raber in entry for Fredrick Zofchak, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2019"

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