Tlingit, Haida and Tsimshian genealogy of Alaska

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  • ID: I20663
  • Name: John Paul FELLER
  • Given Name: John Paul
  • Surname: Feller
  • Sex: M
  • _UID: F6C3EC82A9D140EAAE9BEDEEE8B87FFA0891
  • Change Date: 19 OCT 2013
  • Note:
    This individual was identified by the Ketchikan Daily News, 24 May 1957.

    He was a resident of Wrangell, AK.

    This individual was a resident of Wrangell, AK in 1931 according to the death certificate of Mrs. Susie Kada Feller, Alaska Vital Statistics, 1931

    Caroline James, of Sitka, and John Feller, of Wrangell, were married by the US Commissioner in Wrangell, AK according to the Wrangell Sentinel, 18 Jun 1948.

    His full date and place of birth were obtained from the 1940 BIA village census at Wrangell, AK.

    He was 1/2 Tlingit.

    He had voluntarily enlisted in the US Army in 1943. Wrangell Sentinel, 26 Nov 1943

    He was in Austria at the end of the war. Wrangell Sentinel, 31 May 1946

    He was a former Private First Class according to the Wrangell Sentinel, 21 Jun 1946.

    He was inducted into the service in Dec 1942 and was inducted at at Fort Lewis, WA.

    He was sent to Europe with the 65th Division, 868 Field Artillery Battalion. He was engaged in two major campaigns.

    He and his wife had a fifth child and a second son on 5 Mar 1957 according to the Wrangell Sentinel, 15 Mar 1957.

    His 32-foot gillnet boat was found with the running lights and engine switch on by another man on 7 Aug 1964. Petersburg Pilot, 14 Auug 1964

    Feller's body was found floating in the water south of Zarembo Island near Wrangell, AK.

    He was 39-years of age.

    His middle initial was obtained from the Wrangell Sentinel, 13 Jun 1968.

    His middle name was obtained from the Wrangell Sentnel, 17 Oct 2002.
  • Birth: 8 DEC 1924 in Wrangell, Terr. of Alaska, USA
  • Death: AUG 1964 in At sea



    Father: Otto FELLER b: 1 FEB 1882 in Danzig, Germany
    Mother: Susie KADA b: 1893 in Wrangell, Terr. of Alaska, USA

    Marriage 1 Living JAMES
      Children
      1. Has No Children Living FELLER
      2. Has No Children Living FELLER
      3. Has No Children Living FELLER

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