Adams County, Ohio Obituaries
Joel Treber, resident of the eastern part of Tiffin Twp. all his life, died last Sun. morning at 9 o'clock. He was born at the Treber homestead on Lick Fork, Nov. 30, 1823, his father moving to the premises of the deceased while he was yet young and where he continued to reside until death. Married Ann McFeters in May 1844. Eight children, six of whom survive. [NB: No names given except son, R. W. Treber, a dry goods merchant.] Funeral services conducted at the home of the deceased by Rev. J. W. Shumaker and burial in Odd Fellows Cemetery, West Union.
SOURCE: The People's Defender, West Union OH; January 17, 1895