Perry Abner Kreitzer

1875–1963 (Age 87)
Twin Township, Preble, Ohio, United States

The Life of Perry Abner

When Perry Abner Kreitzer was born on 12 December 1875, in Twin Township, Preble, Ohio, United States, his father, Emanuel Kreitzer, was 24 and his mother, Susanna Shroyer, was 23. He married Ada Adalaine Guntle on 2 April 1899, in Preble, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Jefferson Township, Montgomery, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Clay Township, Montgomery, Ohio, United States in 1920. He died on 11 April 1963, in Montgomery, Ohio, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in West Alexandria, Preble, Ohio, United States.

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Perry Abner Kreitzer
Ada Adalaine Guntle
Marriage: 2 April 1899
Edna L Kreitzer
Roy Abner Kreitzer
Luther Hartford Kreitzer

Spouse & Children

2 April 1899
Preble, Ohio, United States


  • Edna L Kreitzer


  • Roy Abner Kreitzer


  • Male1910–1986Male

Parents & Siblings

  • Emanuel Kreitzer


  • Susanna Shroyer




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World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1876 · The Battle of Little Bighorn

Age 1

An armed conflict between the Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes and the 7th Cavalry of the US Army. The battle was the most significant action of the Great Sioux War of 1876.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 23

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Kreutzer .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Perry Kretzer, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Perry Kratzer in household of Emanuel Kratzer, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Perry A Kreitzer, "United States Census, 1930"

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