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George FetterAge: 77 years18061883

Name
George Fetter
Given names
George
Surname
Fetter
Birth July 1806 25 21
Birth of a son
#1
Nicholas C. Fetter
December 28, 1832 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Adam Fetter
about 1834 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a son
#3
George A. Fetter
November 4, 1836 (Age 30 years)
MarriageCatherine BeachView this family
1837 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4
Catherine Fetter
1838 (Age 31 years)
Death of a motherAgatha Maser
February 18, 1841 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Jacob Fetter
October 18, 1846 (Age 40 years)
Death of a fatherJohann Georg Vetter
January 10, 1848 (Age 41 years)
Immigration
Departed from London on the ship, Larch and arrived
July 27, 1848 (Age 42 years)
Note: George Fetter, Laborer, age 42
Birth of a son
#6
Henry Fetter
January 15, 1850 (Age 43 years)
Census
Laborer
September 13, 1850 (Age 44 years)
Note: George Fetter 44 Laborer from Germany
moved from
Blair County PA
1853 (Age 46 years)
Marriage of a childNicholas C. FetterEve Maria (Mary) HecklerView this family
November 1, 1859 (Age 53 years)
Marriage of a childGeorge A. FetterAngeline PhenosdalView this family
August 2, 1860 (Age 54 years)
Marriage of a childJacob FetterPhylinda HealyView this family
July 3, 1866 (Age 60 years)
Marriage of a childAdam FetterHannah KnoxView this family
1867 (Age 60 years)
Marriage of a childGeorge A. FetterJohanna Margarita Barbara SchwabView this family
June 20, 1869 (Age 62 years)
Residence
Living with Son George and Hanna
1870 (Age 63 years)
MarriageCatherine MillerView this family
November 14, 1872 (Age 66 years)
Marriage of a childHenry FetterElizabeth (Mary) RenschView this family
December 30, 1873 (Age 67 years)
Census
Livng with wife "Belba" age 75 in West Liberty
June 3, 1880 (Age 73 years)
Note: Living next to Jacob (son?) and two doors from Catherine (divorse?)
Death July 3, 1883 (Age 77 years)

Burial
Family with parents - View this family
father
Johann Georg Vetter
Birth: June 10, 1781Fränkisch-Crumbach, Dieburg, Hessen, Germany
Death: January 10, 1848Michelstadt, Odenwaldkreis, Hessen, Germany
mother
Agatha Maser
Birth: November 11, 1784Fränkisch-Crumbach, Dieburg, Hessen, Germany
Death: February 18, 1841Fränkisch-Crumbach, Dieburg, Hessen, Germany
Marriage:
himself
Family with Catherine Beach - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: 1837Germany
-4 years
son
2 years
son
3 years
son
2 years
daughter
9 years
son
3 years
son
Family with Catherine Miller - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: November 14, 1872Crawford Co, OH

Immigration

George Fetter, Laborer, age 42 Country of origin = Germany Province - NA Town - NA (from www.castlegarden.org) searched 1844-1850 and only one George Fetter

Census

George Fetter 44 Laborer from Germany Catherine 40 b: Geramny and all children except Henry Nicholas 18 Laborer Adam 16 Laborer George Jr 14 Catherine 12 Jacob 10 Henry 1 b: PA

Census

Living next to Jacob (son?) and two doors from Catherine (divorse?) George is age 73 and a shingle maker

Shared note

From Biography of Nicholas Fetter in HCCO 1902 page 385

"... His Father, George Fetter, was a native of the same locality [Hesse-Darmstadt], was a millwright by trade and in 1848 when about 50 years of age, come to America, settling in Pennsylvania. There he carried on farming and also engagine manufactue of Oak shingles. About 1853 he came to Crawford county, Ohio, where he spent his remaining days, pass away in 1886. He married, in the Father land, Miss Catherine Beach and they became parents of six children, five sons and a daughter, namely; Nicholas, Adam, George, Jacob, Catherine and Henry. All were born in Germany, wth the exception of Henry, whose birth occurred in the Keystone state.........he accompanied his parents on their voyage to the new world, locating in Blair County, Pennsylvania, where he remainied for about five years. In 1853 he came to Crawford County"

Shared note

(Research):From 1870 - living with George A age 61 - age calculation 1870-61 = 1809 listed as Laborer

Mentioned in a biography of Nicholas Fetter (Son) page 385 Millwright by trade Moved to Pennsylvania in 1848 Came to Crawford County Ohio in 1853