Daniel W. Herb

10 July 1869–9 September 1961 (Age 92)
Fearnot, Hubley Township, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Daniel W.

When Daniel W. Herb was born on 10 July 1869, in Fearnot, Hubley Township, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Henry Herb, was 33 and his mother, Matilda Maurer, was 27. He married Fietta Klinger about 1887, in Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Palmyra, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920 and Hegins Township, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. He died on 9 September 1961, in Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Fearnot, Hubley Township, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel W. Herb
Fietta Klinger
Marriage: about 1887
Llewellyn Franklin Herb
Harry Edgar Herb
Ida Matilda Herb
Lillian Mary Herb
Martha Rebecca Herb
Jennie P. Herb
Roy William Mckinley Herb
Daniel Henry Herb
Esther Stutzman

Spouse and Children


    Fietta Klinger


about 1887
Pennsylvania, United States



    Harry Edgar Herb


    Ida Matilda Herb


    Lillian Mary Herb



+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Herb


    Matilda Maurer




World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 8

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 27

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 South German: nickname for a harsh or rough person, from Middle High German herb ‘severe’, ‘harsh’.2 German: from the personal name Herpo, a pet form of Herbert .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Daniel Herb in household of Roy W Herb, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Daniel Herb, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Daniel Herbb in household of Henry Herbb, "United States Census, 1880"

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