Wilhelmine Louisa Charlotte Fechtler

1854–1944 (Age 89)
Beaufort, Franklin, Missouri, United States

The Life of Wilhelmine Louisa Charlotte

When Wilhelmine Louisa Charlotte Fechtler was born in August 1854, in Beaufort, Franklin, Missouri, United States, her father, Peter Heinrich Fechtler, was 36 and her mother, Marie Agnese Kampschmidt, was 40. She married George Frederick Duerr on 23 February 1873. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Boone, Franklin, Missouri, United States for about 40 years. She died on 5 January 1944, in Boone Township, Franklin, Missouri, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Leslie, Franklin, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wilhelmine Louisa Charlotte Fechtler
1854–1944
George Frederick Duerr
1849–1940
Marriage: 23 February 1873
Elizabeth M Duerr
1876–1960
William George Duerr
1877–1957
Ida Margurite Duerr
1879–1963
Edward Herman Duerr
1881–1960
George J. Duerr
1883–1952
Anna Sophia Duerr
1884–1973
Clara Emma Carrie Carolina Duerr
1886–1978
August Duerr
1888–1891
Amelia M. Duerr
1893–1973

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
23 February 1873
children

(9)

  • Female1876–1960Female

  • William George Duerr

    Male1877–1957Male

  • Ida Margurite Duerr

    Female1879–1963Female

  • Edward Herman Duerr

    Male1881–1960Male

  • Male1883–1952Male

+4 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Peter Heinrich Fechtler

    Male1817–1872Male

  • Marie Agnese Kampschmidt

    Female1813–1886Female

siblings

(8)

  • Wilhelmine Charlotte Fechtler

    Female1836–1861Female

  • Franz Heinrich Hermann Fechtler

    Male1839–1914Male

  • Catherine Agnese Fechtler

    Female1842–Female

  • Wilhelm H. Fechtler

    Male1845–1923Male

  • Wilhelm Frederick Fechtler

    Male1849–1942Male

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1860

Age 6

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1863

Age 9

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 27

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

South German: occupational name for a professional fencer or duelist, from Middle High German vehten ‘to fence’. This may have denoted someone who fought for public entertainment at fairgrounds and markets.

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

Sources (3)

  • M L Duerr in household of G Fritz Duerr, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Louise Duerr in household of G F Duerr, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Louise Duerr in household of G Frederick Duerr, "United States Census, 1920"

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