Samuel J. Lober1,2,3

ID# 3852, (1892 - 1979)
FatherPeter Lober4,5,6 (Dec 1868 - 1955)
MotherMarie Margaret Karchar7,8,9 (22 Aug 1860 - 18 Jan 1923)

Key Events:

Birth: 19 Jan 1892, Cissna Park, Illinois10,11,12
Marriage: 30 Nov 1922, Peoria, Illinois, Katherine Mary Elizabeth Glabe (16 Sep 1895 - 5 May 1980)13,14,15
Death: 28 Jul 197916,17
Burial: Apostolic Christian Cemetery, Cissna Park, Iroquois Co., Illinois18
ChartsDescendants of Jakob and Anna Katharina Glebe

Copyright Notice

Narrative:

     Samuel J. Lober was born on 19 Jan 1892 in Cissna Park, Illinois.10,11,12
     He appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Cissna Park, Iroquois Co., Illinois, in the household of his parents, Peter Lober and Marie Margaret Karchar.4 He appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Pigeon Grove Twp., Iroquois Co., Illinois, in the household of his parents.5
     Samuel registered for the draft for World War I on 23 May 1917, while living at Cissna Park, Illinois, reporting he was employed sampling wringers for the Hetorfer Brothers Co., wash machine and wringer manufacturers in East Peoria.19
     Samuel enlisted in the U.S. Army 12 May 1918, serving in World War I. He was discharged 26 Jul 1919 with a rank of corporal.20,21
     He appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Pigeon Grove Twp., Iroquois Co., Illinois, in the household of his parents.6
     Samuel married Katherine Mary Elizabeth Glabe, daughter of Levi Glabe and Mary M. Schuck, on 30 Nov 1922 in Peoria, Illinois.13,14,15
     Samuel and Katherine appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Ash Grove Twp., Iroquois Co., Illinois, enumerated 6 May 1930, reporting they were renting their farm, and owned a radio. Their children Marian and Donna were listed as living with them.22
     Samuel and Katherine appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Ash Grove Twp., Iroquois Co., Illinois, enumerated 25 Apr 1940, reporting they were renting their home, for $10 per month, and had lived in the same house in 1935. Their children Marian, Donna and Ross were listed as living with them, as was Walter Ferdinand, a farm laborer identified as a hired hand.23
     He was a farmer. In 1940 he reported he had worked 10 hours the last week of March, and 52 weeks the prior year.24,23
     Samuel registered for the draft for World War II on 20 May 1942, while living at Cissna Park, Iroquois Co., Illinois, reporting he was self-employed as a farmer in Cissna Park.1
     Samuel died on 28 Jul 1979 at age 87.16,17 He was buried in Apostolic Christian Cemetery, Cissna Park, Iroquois Co., Illinois.18

Children:
     Children with Katherine Mary Elizabeth Glabe:

Citations

  1. [S8019] Samuel J. Lober, Selective Service Registration Card, World War II, Fourth Registration.
  2. [S8017] Peter Lober household, 1900 U.S. Census, Iroquois Co., Illinois, shows name as Samuel Lober.
  3. [S8009] Ross Richard Riley Lober obituary, Chicago Tribune, shows name as Samuel Lober.
  4. [S8017] Peter Lober household, 1900 U.S. Census, Iroquois Co., Illinois.
  5. [S8016] Peter Lober household, 1910 U.S. Census, Iroquois Co., Illinois.
  6. [S8014] Peter Lober household, 1920 U.S. Census, Iroquois Co., Illinois.
  7. [S8017] Peter Lober household, 1900 U.S. Census, Iroquois Co., Illinois, shows him as the son of her husband and that the parents had been married longer than the age of the child.
  8. [S8016] Peter Lober household, 1910 U.S. Census, Iroquois Co., Illinois, shows him as the son of her husband and that the parents had been married longer than the age of the child.
  9. [S8014] Peter Lober household, 1920 U.S. Census, Iroquois Co., Illinois, shows him as the son of her husband.
  10. [S8018] Samuel Lober, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, shows date, with year as 1892, town, and state.
  11. [S8017] Peter Lober household, 1900 U.S. Census, Iroquois Co., Illinois, shows month, year, as 1892, age 8, and state.
  12. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, pg 62, shows date, with year as 1893, town, and state.
  13. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, pg 62, shows date, city, and state.
  14. [S8020] Katherine Lober obituary, Journal Star, shows date and town.
  15. [S8011] Sam Lober household, 1930 U.S. Census, Iroquois Co., Illinois, shows married, with his first marriage at age 30 and hers at 27.
  16. [S1000] "Social Security Death Index," Ancestry.com, record for Samuel Lober, Soc. Sec. No. 358-09-0033, shows month, year, and last residence as 60924 Cissna Park, Iroquois, Illinois.
  17. [S8020] Katherine Lober obituary, Journal Star, shows date.
  18. [S500] Findagrave.com, online, memorial # 136017156, Samuel J Lober, includes tombstone photo.
  19. [S8018] Samuel Lober, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918.
  20. [S3504] "U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010," Ancestry.com, record for Samuel Lober, Soc. Sec. No. 358-09-0033, shows enlistment and release dates.
  21. [S500] Findagrave.com, online, memorial # 136017156, Samuel J Lober, includes photo of tombstone showing rank, branch, and war.
  22. [S8011] Sam Lober household, 1930 U.S. Census, Iroquois Co., Illinois.
  23. [S8013] Samuel Lober household, 1940 U.S. Census, Iroquois Co., Illinois.
  24. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, pg 62, shows date, town, and state.
  25. [S8008] Donna Lober obituary, The Pantagraph.
  26. [S8009] Ross Richard Riley Lober obituary, Chicago Tribune.