Accession GA238 - Peter Rieder family fonds.

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Peter Rieder family fonds.

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SCA239-GA238

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  • [ca. 1850]-1911 (Creation)
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    Peter Rieder Family

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48 cm of textual records plus oversize items

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Peter Rieder (1850-1936) was born in Perth Township July 27, 1850 to Daniel Rieder of Switzerland and Christina Goettinger Rieder of Germany. Peter was one of eleven children which included both full siblings and half siblings born to his mother and her second husband Conrad Kabel, who she married after Daniel Rieder's death.
By 1877 Rieder was living in New Hamburg and was married to Emeline Merner Rieder (April 27 1857-January 17 1940), daughter of Christian Merner and Elizabeth Young Merner. Peter was also partners in Rieder and Ruby, General Merchants of New Hamburg, possibly with Emmanual Ruby (1844-1883).
Peter and Emiline had nine children, Talmon Henry (1878), Maude Matilda (1880), Idella Rose (1882), Elmer Alfred (1884), Lauretta Elizabeth (1886), Esther Emiline (1891), Eva Sarah (1892), Mary (1896), Alma (1900).
Peter Rieder retired in 1912 and died May 31, 1936 at the age of 85. Emiline died January 17, 1940 at the age of 82.

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Fonds consists of materials created and accumulated by the family of Peter Rieder as well as by Rieder and Ruby, General Merchants. Includes one ledger book from Rieder and Ruby, a scrapbook, correspondence and various ephemera.

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Extent is measured in linear metres of shelf space as occupied by the fonds.

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Donated in 2008 by Margaret Rieder via the estate of Carl Rieder.

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Series are arranged as follows:

1. Rieder and Ruby General Merchants;
2. Rieder, Peter Family.

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  • English
  • German

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Described by Jessica Blackwell, winter 2013.

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