John Stauffer

about 1804–
Salford Township, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of John

When John Stauffer was born about 1804, in Salford Township, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John Harley Stauffer, was 40 and his mother, Mary Dettra, was 34. He had at least 2 sons and 2 daughters with Rachel Ott.

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John Stauffer
1804–
Rachel Ott
1806–
Henry O Stauffer
1869–
John Stauffer
Lavina Stauffer
Annie Stauffer
1871–

Spouse and Children

    Male1804–Male

    Rachel Ott

    Female1806–Female

children

(4)

    Henry O Stauffer

    Male1869–Male

    Annie Stauffer

    Female1871–Female

    John Stauffer

    MaleMale

    Lavina Stauffer

    FemaleFemale

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

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World Events (8)

1804

Age 0

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.
1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

Age 8

Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 32

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

South German:1. occupational name for a maker or seller of beakers or mugs, from an agent derivative of Middle High German stouf ‘beaker’, ‘stoup’. 2. habitational name for someone from any of the various minor places named with this word, for example Stauf, Staufen; the reference is to hills thought to resemble a beaker in shape.

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

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