Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Wibras in:
 • Claquato Cemetery
 • Chehalis
 • Lewis County
 • Washington
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
William Wibra
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: 1829, Germany
Death: 1907
Lewis County
Washington, USA

William was born in Germany. He and his wife emigrated to the US landing in New Orleans in 1854. They first went to Tennessee then on to Indiana and finally settling in Chehalis, Washington in the latter part of of 1880s.* He opened and operated Wibra Florist which his son George and then his granddaughter Mary Cloud continued. He was an member of I.O.O.F. and practiced the tenets of that organization. He was active member in the German Lutheran church. In his obituary it speaks of his many acts of kindness and the rememberance of them. His granddaughter Charlotte Bacon spoke of spending time with her Grandparents not as a duty but as a joy.

Their children were Elizabeth M. Walter, Samantha M. Hatton, Minnie Cloud, William H. Wibra and George I. Wibra.

*various sources have conflicting dates anywhere from 1880-1890. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Charlotte M. Hartwig Wibra (1823 - 1915)*
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Wibra Walter (1857 - 1906)*
  William Henry Wibra (1864 - 1935)*
  George Irvin Wibra (1868 - 1930)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Information compiled from: http://files.usgwarchives.net/wa/lewis/cemeteries/claq-tz.txt
 
Burial:
Claquato Cemetery
Chehalis
Lewis County
Washington, USA
Plot: MEMORIES
 
Maintained by: yrrehierde
Originally Created by: Willie Dee
Record added: May 18, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70010462
William Wibra
Added by: Marcia Shackelford
 
William Wibra
Added by: yrrehierde
 
William Wibra
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Teresa Parnell-Jordan
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- yrrehierde
 Added: Aug. 2, 2012
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service