James Dillman

11 December 1819–before June 1880 (Age 60)
Fountain Springs, Butler Township, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of James

When James Dillman was born on 11 December 1819, in Fountain Springs, Butler Township, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Peter Dillman Sr., was 38 and his mother, Susanna Krause, was 33. He married Elizabeth Brosius in Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Dauphin, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States in 1860 and Shenandoah, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States in 1870. He died before June 1880, in Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 60.

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James Dillman
Elizabeth Brosius
Sarah Ann Dillman
Alice Dillman
Susanna Dillman
William Dillman
Emma Dillman
Peter Franklin Dillman 3d
Rosina Elizabeth Dillman
Cinderella Jane Dillman
Lydia Dora Dillman.
Clara Bell Dillman

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World Events (8)

1820 · Making States Equal
Age 1
The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1820 · Making Land more affordable
Age 1
"The United States law requiring full payment at the time of purchase and registration of any land. to help encourage sales and make land more affordable, Congress reduced the minimum price of dollar per acre and the minimum size that could be purchased. Most of this land for sale was located on the frontier which was then ""The West"". This Act was good for many Americans, but it was also over used by wealthy investors."
1836 · Remember the Alamo
Age 17
Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

German (Dillmann): variant of Dielmann, itself a variant of Thielemann .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • James Dillman, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James Dillman, "United States Census, 1850"
  • James Dillman, "United States Census, 1860"

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