Franz Weber

Franz Weber

Samara Oblast, Russia
Death 6 Feb 1887 (aged 61)
Victoria, Ellis County, Kansas, USA
Burial Victoria, Ellis County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 143525371 · View Source
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Born in Rohleder (Raskaty) Russia to Heinrich Weber (1799 - 1848) and Susanna Fritz (1807-after 1861). Franz was the only son of this couple to survive into adulthood. He and his family along with his mother and three younger sisters moved to Liebental, Russia in 1859.

Immigrated to the US on the SS Ohio arriving Baltimore, MD on 23 Nov 1875. Passenger List:
Franz Weber, m, 49
Anna Weber, f, 46
Anton Weber, 23
Anna Weber, f, 22 [nee Gerber]
Anna Weber, f, 2
Lucia Weber, f, 1
Heinrich Weber, m, 15
Margarethe Weber, f, 3
Jacob Weber, f, 1

Jacob was followed by the Andrew Weber, Sr family on the passenger list and then a note that the following children belonged to Franz Weber

Elisabeth Weber, f, 11
Rosalie Weber, f, 5
Catharina Weber, f, 13
Anna Margarethe Weber, f, 18

The 1798 Rohleder census shows a Peter Weber (1767-1845) married to Katarina Vogel (1768-bef 1834). They had two sons both of whom had descendants that immigrated to the U.S.

1. Andreas Weber (1790-1831) married Katharina ? (1788-bef 1850)
a. Andrew Weber, Sr
2. Heinrich Weber (1799-1848) married Susanna Fritz (1807-aft 1861)
a. Franz Weber (this Franz Weber)
b. Anna Maria Miller
c. Elizabeth Herrman

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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Franz Weber (6 Jan 1826–6 Feb 1887), Find a Grave Memorial no. 143525371, citing Saint Fidelis Cemetery, Victoria, Ellis County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Volga German (contributor 47188065) .