Joseph John Kieffer

22 November 1845–2 August 1927 (Age 81)
New York, United States

The Life Summary of Joseph John

When Joseph John Kieffer was born on 22 November 1845, in New York, United States, his father, Johann Phillip Keiffer, was 34 and his mother, Hedwig Weber, was 33. He married Catherine Gieber on 20 January 1877, in Strawberry, Washington, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 2 August 1927, in Council Grove, Morris, Kansas, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Council Grove, Morris, Kansas, United States.

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Joseph John Kieffer
Catherine Gieber
Marriage: 20 January 1877
Vincent Kieffer
Mary Ann Kieffer
Albert Kieffer
John E. Kieffer
Alice Kieffer

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 January 1877Strawberry, Washington, Kansas, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Historical Boundaries: 1847: Unorganized Federal Territory, United States 1854: Kansas Territory, United States 1855: Wise, Kansas Territory, United States 1859: Morris, Kansas Territory, United States 1861: Morris, Kansas, United States
    Age 9
    Bleeding Kansas was a time period between the years 1854 and 1861 with a series of violent confrontations over whether slavery would be legal in Kansas Territory.
    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.
    Age 22
    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

    Name Meaning

    German, Luxembourgish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Kiefer . The surname Kieffer is also found in the province of Luxembourg and elsewhere in Wallonia (Belgium).

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

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    Sources (5)

    • Joseph Kiffer, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Joseph Kieffer, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Joseph Kieffer, "Find A Grave Index"

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