William Frederick Striebel (1861 - 1931)

William Frederick Striebel
1861 - 1931
updated February 06, 2019
William Frederick Striebel, father to 8 children, was born in April 1861 in Louisville, Kentucky. He was born to John J. Striebel. He married Cora Pheobe Snow, and they gave birth to Katie Ethel Striebel, Lina Agnes Striebel, Ralph Eber Striebel, William Howard Striebel, Verna Deloras Striebel, Doris Striebel, and Christine Verlander Striebel. William's partner was Nettie Caroline Shinville, and they gave birth to Louis Benjamin Striebel. William died on January 24, 1931 at 69 years old.

"Uncle Billy Striebel" as he was known at the Royal Palm Hotel in Fort Meyers, Florida before he died from pneumonia. He worked there for 14 years,
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Nov 28, 1875 - Oct 23, 1912

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William Frederick Striebel & Nettie Caroline Shinville

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1861 - February 1888

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Feb 26, 1884 - Dec 1, 1968

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Birth: April, 1861
Louisville
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jan. 24, 1931
Fort Myers
Lee County
Florida, USA

The son of two immigrants from Germany, William Frederick Striebel was born at
the start of US Civil War period in April 1861 in Louisville, Jefferson
County, Kentucky.
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WILLIAM FREDERICK STRIEBEL marries CAROLINE NETTIE SHINVILLE

William and Nettie produced son Louis Benjamin Striebel(b.1885, d.1968) who
was born to William and Nettie at Cooper Township, Kalamazoo County, Michigan.

Nettie's death in 1888 from Bright's Disease left him the sole parent of their
son Louis Benjamin.
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WILLIAM FREDERICK STRIEBEL marries CORA PHEOBE SNOW:

William Frederick Striebel married Cora Pheobe Snow around 1892-93. She was
born on 28 NOV 1875 in Allegan, Allegan Co., MI and died in 22 OOCT 1912 in
Berrien County, MI of pulmonary tuberculosis. Her burial location is unknown
to author but a record shows her burial in Paw Paw, Michigan.

Cora's parents were her father Eber Rice SNOW b: SEP 1846 in NY, and her
mother Verlinder HELLER b: 25 FEB 1853 in Van Wert, Van Wert Co., OH

William & Cora's children were:

1. Ralph Eber STRIEBEL born 9 JAN 1894 in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo Co., Michigan
2. Lina STRIEBEL born: MAR 1895 in Michigan
3. Katie STRIEBEL born: OCT 1896 in Michigan
4. William Howard STRIEBEL b: 30 APR 1898 in Michigan
5. Verna STRIEBEL born about 1902 in Michigan
6. Doris STRIEBEL
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DEATH INFORMATION FOR WILLIAM FREDERICK STRIEBEL

18 years 2 months after the death od his wife Cora Pheobe Snow (Striebel)
William perished in Florida.William Frederick Striebel's STATE OF FLORIDA
DEATH record is found in Volume 489, Certificate No. 1142. It states that he
lived 14 years in Fort Myers, Lee County, Florida primarily at the Royal Palm
Hotel.

The record also states that he died at the Lee Memorial Hospital of pneumonia,
and bronchitis (and also had a heart lesion). He was residing and working at
the Royal Palm Hotel, in Fort Myers, Florida. His body was transported to
Hillside Cemetery for interment with wife Nettie Shinville (Striebel).



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Spouse:
Nettie Caroline Shinville Striebel (1861 - 1888)


Burial:
Hillside Cemetery
Plainwell
Allegan County
Michigan, USA


Additional Comments:
Birth: 1861
Death: Feb. 20, 1888

Caroline Nettie Shinville married William Frederick Striebel. They produced a
son in Cooper, Kalamazoo County, Michigan in February 1885.

OBIT FROM Daily Gazette(Kalamazoo MI) Wednesday, February 22, 1888: "Mrs.
Nettie Striebel died Monday at 405 Winstead street of Bright's disease aged 27
years. The remains will be taken to Plainwell this morning for internment!"


Nettie Striebel died on Monday, February, 20, 1888.
Nette was 27 at death and was thus born around between February 20, 1860 and
February 20, 1861.

Family links:
Spouse:
William Frederick Striebel (1861 - 1931)*

*Point here for explanation


Burial:
Hillside Cemetery
Plainwell
Allegan County
Michigan, USA
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Hillside Cemetery is found at the following GPS Coordinates:

Latitude: 42.44190, Longitude: -85.62360

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In 1861, in the year that William Frederick Striebel was born, on March 4th, Abraham Lincoln became the 16th President of the United States. Winning by a plurality of the popular vote, 39.8% - there were many candidates, Douglas was the strongest - he decisively won the electoral college with 180 votes. He was the first President to emerge from the newly created Republican Party.

In 1889, by the time he was 28 years old, on April 22nd, at "high noon," about 50,000 people took off to claim open lands in the Land Rush of 1889. Called the "Unassigned Lands," part or all of 6 counties in Oklahoma were up for grabs. By the end of the day, Oklahoma City and Guthrie were created - each with about 10,000 inhabitants.

In 1909, he was 48 years old when the NAACP was founded by W. E. B. Du Bois. The organization focused on legal strategies designed to confront the critical civil rights issues of the day - which included lynching and segregation in schools. The goal was to secure for all people the rights guaranteed in the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments to the United States Constitution.

In 1926, he was 65 years old when on November 15th, NBC was founded. It was the U.S.'s first major broadcast network. Ownership of the network was split between RCA (a majority partner at 50%), its founding corporate parent General Electric (which owned 30%), and Westinghouse (which owned the remaining 20%).

In 1931, in the year of William Frederick Striebel's passing, on May 1st, the Empire State Building opened in New York City. At 1,454 feet (including the roof and antenna), it was the tallest building in the world until the World Trade Center's North Tower was built in 1970. (It is now the 34th tallest.) Opening at the beginning of the Great Depression, most of the offices in the Empire State Building remained unoccupied for years and the observation deck was an equal source of revenue and kept the building profitable.

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