Peter Haffener was born in Germany in the year 1846, Jan. He died 1 January 1908.He was married to Christina Dobuck and to this union was born 7 children(6 surviving in 1908).Mary 1880 Aug.; Christina 1881 Dec.; Peter 1884 June; Joseph 1886 Feb.; John 1888 July; and Katie 1891 Mar. This Haffener family came to the U.S.@ 1884 and located on the farm in Geary Co., Liberty township,on which he died.Mr. Haffener was a hard worker, thereby accumulating considerable wealth.About 12 yrs. before his death, he was attacked with asthma and the pst two years suffered a great deal, which finally caused his death. Interment was made in the Moss Springs Cemetery.taken from Peter Haffeners' obituary "Alta Vista Journal", Jan. 10, 1908, pg. 1; 1900 Federal Census Geary Co., KS.