Peter Adam Kleber

6 February 1880–29 October 1953 (Age 73)
Glenshaw, Shaler Township, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Peter Adam

When Peter Adam Kleber was born on 6 February 1880, in Glenshaw, Shaler Township, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Andrew Kleber, was 36 and his mother, Mary M. Kessler, was 29. He died on 29 October 1953, in Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Sharpsburg, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Peter Adam Kleber
Lillian Christina Kraus

Spouse and Children


    Lillian Christina Kraus


Parents and Siblings

    Andrew Kleber


    Mary M. Kessler




    Mathilda Kleber


    Catherine Hellona Kleber


    Mary M. Kleber




+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

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.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 2

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 20

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

German1. from an agent derivate of kleben ‘to bind or stick’, hence an occupational name for someone who applied clay daub on buildings or, in Swabia, for someone who applied whitewash. 2. habitational name from various occurrences of Kleber as a field name; the etymology is uncertain. 3. perhaps a habitational name for someone from Cleve in Westphalia ( see Kleve ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Adam P Kleber in household of Andrew Kleber, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Peter Kleber, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Peter A Kleber, "United States Census, 1920"

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