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Benjamin Peter[1]

Male 1897 - 1970  (73 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Peter 
    Born 20 Feb 1897  Fairbury, Livingston, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address:
    (Near) 
    Gender Male 
    Name Ben  [1
    Occupation Mechanic and welder  [1
    Died 5 Aug 1970  Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address:
    Mennonite Hospital 
    Buried 8 Aug 1970  Fairbury, Livingston, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address:
    Graceland Cemetery 
    Notes 
    • BENJAMIN PETER 1897 - 1970
      BENJAMIN PETER SERVICES TO BE HELD SATURDAY
      FUNERAL SERVICES FOR BENJAMIN PETER, 73, OF CHENOA WERE HELD AT 10 A. M. SATURDAY, AUG. 8, 1970 AT COOK FUNERAL HOME, FAIRBURY WITH REV. J. J. BROQUARD OFFICIATING . BURIAL WAS IN GRACELAND CEMETERY.
      HE DIED AT 10 P. M. WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 5, 1970 AT MENNONITE HOSPITAL, BLOOMINGTON. HE HAD BEEN ILL OVER A YEAR.
      HE WAS BORN FEBRUARY 20, 1897, NEAR FAIRBURY, A SON OF MR. AND MRS. MICHAEL SOHN PETER. HE MARRIED MARTHA GAUGER IN FAIRBURY, JUNE 28, 1923. THEY RESIDED IN FAIRBURY AND MOVED TO CHENOA IN 1936.
      HE WAS A MECHANIC AND WELDER BY TRADE.
      SURVIVING ARE HIS WIFE, FIVE SISTERS, MRS. LENA CLAUS, MRS. SALLEY IFFT, MRS. ANNA FEHR, MRS. MARY BOLLIGER AND MISS LYDIA PETER, ALL OF FAIRBURY.
    Person ID I92445  Megan's Big Tree
    Last Modified 17 Oct 2016 

    Father Michael Peter,   b. 27 May 1858, Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1949, Fairbury, Livingston, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Mary Sohn,   b. 11 Jul 1863, Reichshoffen, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1922, Fairbury, Livingston, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 20 Dec 1890  [1
    Married 22 Dec 1890  [1
    Family ID F33971  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Martha Gauger 
    Married 28 Jun 1923  Fairbury, Livingston, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2016 14:48:01 
    Family ID F33980  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S946] The Peter Family.