Welcome to the Faber Family Page!

Updated: 16 May 2010

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Descendants of Frank Faber, Sr. (b. about 1851 in Luxembourg) and Elizabeth Hines (b. about 1854 in Luxembourg). They had: (See 1880 & 1900 US Federal Census)
1. John Faber (b. about Dec 1874 in Iowa).Occupation: farm laborer
2. Michael Faber (b. about 1876 in Iowa.)
3. Anton Nicholas Faber (b. about March 1878 in Iowa). Occupation: drayman
4. Nicholas Faber (b. about Jan 1879 in Iowa). Occupation: farm laborer
5. Francis "Frank" Faber, Jr. (18 Oct 1882 in Iowa - 16 Aug 1955 in LeMars, IA) who married Elizabeth "Lizzie" K. Ley (25 March 1885 in SD - 26 April 1980 in Aurelia, IA). Occupation: Clerk - lumberyard
6. Maggie Faber (b. about July 1882 in Iowa
7. Katie Faber (b. about May 1884 in Iowa). Occupation: servants

Generation 2: Francis "Frank" Faber & Elizabeth "Lizzie" K. (Ley) Faber had a son, Arnold P. Faber (b. about 1916). He enlisted on 08 Jan 1945 at Fort Snelling, MN. He was a carpenter and had 4 years of high school education. He was married and was 5'6" tall. (Source: US WW2 Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946)