- Elise born Ulfa, Hessen, Germany, immigrated to U.S. with father 1857. died in St. Louis
- *The "Fas" spelling appears in the 1876 Missouri census, p. 14, Callaway Township, St. Charles County; the 1900 federal census,
Callaway Twp (although indexed as "Fos"), which gives his birth info as May 1836; his Civil War
pension record; and his death certificate, Callaway Twp, which gives a birthdate of May 24, 1837
(died March 26, 1915, buried March 27, 1915, St. John's Cappeln). The "Faes" spelling appears on
some of the Civil War records, the headstone of his daughter Anna Sophie Faes Baum as well as most
other records for his children, including the baptismal records of his 2 sons, Emil and John, at
St. John's church. source: Karen Metcalf his great granddaughter.