Johann Christian Faut

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Johann Christian Faut

Birthplace: Engelstadt, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Death: Died in Will, Illinois, United States
Place of Burial: Elwood, Will, Illinois, United States
Immediate Family:

Husband of Dianah Jane Faut
Father of Christopher C. Faut; John Frederick Faut; Mary E.A. Faut; Parker Elwood Faut; Emelia "Emma" C. Faut and 3 others

Occupation: Cooper
Managed by: Erin Spiceland
Last Updated:

About Johann Christian Faut

FAUT, Christian: The funeral of Mr. Christian FAUT was held at the M.E. Church last Sunday. Mr. FAUT was born in Englestedt, Germany, April 30, 1818, nine miles from Bengin. He came to America April 15, 1840, settling first in Licking County, Ohio, where he worked at his trade of cooperage: was married to Dianah Jane FISHBURN on April 26th, 1849. Immediately after the wedding, they settled on a farm, residing there until 1857, when he moved to Illinois, where he again took up the life of a farmer on a farm in Jackson township, remaining there until the year of 1882 when he sold the farm and moved to the village of Elwood, which was his home, until three months ago, when he went to live with his daughter, Mrs. Ada NICHOLSON, in Englewood, where he died. He leaves a wife and seven children to mourn his loss: Christopher and Parker FAUT, Mrs. Emma SMITH and Mrs. E.B. NICHOLSON, all of Chicago, Mrs. Ezra SMITH, of Manhattan, Almer FAUT, of Clearmont,Mo., Mrs. E.R. SMITH of Joliet, all of whom were present at the funeral. Mr. FAUT died at his daughter's home in Chicago, Friday, Jan. 14. Funeral services were held in this place, at the Methodist church on Sunday. -----------------

LDS entries for people named Faut in Engelstadt, Hessen, Germany: Possible fathers: Grandfather: GGF:

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Johann Christian Faut's Timeline

April 30, 1818
Engelstadt, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
April 20, 1849
Age 30
Ohio, United States
February 13, 1850
Age 31
Licking, Ohio, United States
August 24, 1852
Age 34
Hamilton, Ohio, United States
November 11, 1854
Age 36
Hamilton, Ohio, United States
February 4, 1858
Age 39
Will, Illinois, United States
October 25, 1860
Age 42
Will, Illinois, United States
April 7, 1864
Age 45
Elwood, Will, Illinois, United States
March 7, 1868
Age 49
Will, Illinois, United States
March 7, 1868
Age 49
Will, Illinois, United States