William Dobson Ribelin

Male1 August 1825–7 October 1828

Brief Life History of William Dobson

When William Dobson Ribelin was born on 1 August 1825, in Fayetteville, Indian Creek Township, Lawrence, Indiana, United States, his father, David Ribelin, was 28 and his mother, Rebecca D. Reblain, was 27. He died on 7 October 1828, in his hometown, at the age of 3, and was buried in Old Union Cemetery, Fayetteville, Indian Creek Township, Lawrence, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Ribelin
1796–1830
Rebecca D. Reblain
1797–1857
Martin F. Ribelin
1822–1841
William Dobson Ribelin
1825–1828
Uphia Ribelin
1827–

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  • William Dobson Ribelin, "Find A Grave Index"

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Name Meaning

Americanized form of South German Raible or perhaps of some other similar (like-sounding) German surname.

History: The progenitor of probably all of the Ribelins was Hans Martin Raible, a German immigrant to PA in 1752. However, his brother's surname was recorded as Reiblen.

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

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