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Peter Steffen

Birthplace: Niederlosheim, Landkreis Merzig-Wadern, Saarland, Germany
Death: October 30, 1871 (88)
Campbell County, Kentucky, United States
Place of Burial: Camp Springs, Campbell County, Kentucky, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Mathias Steffen and Marie Eve Schwarz (Muller)
Husband of Margaret Steffen and Anna Steffen
Father of Angela Wagner; Anna Marie Steffen; Helena Steffen; Nicolaus Steffen; Jacob Steffen and 9 others
Brother of Anna Maria Steffen; Anna Katharina Steffen; Johannes Steffen; Adam Steffen; Mathias Steffen and 7 others

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About Peter Steffen

Peter Steffen was born on November 9, 1782 in Mitlosheim, Germany. His father Mathias Stephan b. 1740 was 41 and his mother Margaretha Schwarz was 41 also. In 1804 He married Margaretha Weber ln Loshiem and they had five sons together between 1806 and 1814. They had the 1st son die in Germany. His name was Michael Steffen b.Feb 7 1806 d. July 27 1806. She apparently died in childbirth with their 5th son Mathias in 1814. He then married Anna Bone in Loshiem in 1816 and they had 11 children together between 1817 and 1838. Apparently they immigrated to America in 1841 and took up residence in Campbell Co, Kentucky. The local history compiled about his family states that 21 people came over with him. This writer counted 21 Steffen family members on the Ships Pass List of July 1841. He died on October 30, 1871, in Campbell, Kentucky, having lived a long life of nearly 89 years

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Peter Steffen's Timeline

November 9, 1782
Niederlosheim, Landkreis Merzig-Wadern, Saarland, Germany
February 7, 1806
Age 23
Niederlosheim, Merzig-Wadern, Saarland, Germany
June 29, 1807
Age 24
Niederlosheim, Merzig-Wadern, Saarland, Germany
June 9, 1809
Age 26
Bundesrepublik Deutschland
January 2, 1811
Age 28
Niederlosheim, Merzig-Wadern, Saarland, Germany
July 14, 1814
Age 31
Niederlosheim, Merzig-Wadern, Saarland, Germany
May 16, 1817
Age 34
Losheim Am See, Saarland, Germany
November 5, 1820
Age 37
Niederlosheim, Merzig-Wadern, Saarland, Germany
June 16, 1822
Age 39
Niederlosheim, Merzig-Wadern, Saarland, Germany