Heinrich Dockstadter

1 March 1786–1865 (Age 78)
German Flatts, Herkimer, New York, United States

The Life of Heinrich

When Heinrich Dockstadter was born on 1 March 1786, in German Flatts, Herkimer, New York, United States, his father, John Nicholas Dockstader, was 14 and his mother, Margaret Walrath, was 31. He married Maria Casselman on 26 June 1814, in German Flatts, Herkimer, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He died in 1865, in Stratford, Fulton, New York, United States, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Heinrich Dockstadter
1786–1865
Maria Casselman
1791–1851
Marriage: 26 June 1814
William Doxtader
1814–1893
Catharine Doxtader
1816–1863
Mary Ann Doxtader
1818–1907
Sarah or Sally Dockstader
1821–1893
Almyra Fidelia Dockstader
1823–1892
Daniel Dachsteder
1826–
Philander Doxtader
1835–1886
Nelson J Doxtader
1836–1910
Albert Albathia Doxtader
1838–1928
Harriett E Ballard
1839–1897

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 June 1814
German Flatts, Herkimer, New York, United States
children

(10)

    William Doxtader

    Male1814–1893Male

    Catharine Doxtader

    Female1816–1863Female

    Female1818–1907Female

    Sarah or Sally Dockstader

    Female1821–1893Female

    Almyra Fidelia Dockstader

    Female1823–1892Female

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 1

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 11

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.
1808

Age 22

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by a landing, from Middle German docke ‘dock’ + stade ‘embankment’, ‘shore’, + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant. In some cases, it may have been an occupational name for a docker, since stade also denoted a granary or warehouse.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Henry Doxtader, "New York, State Census, 1855"
  • Henry Doxtader in entry for Albert A Doxtader, "Michigan Death Certificates, 1921-1952"
  • Henry Dachstader in entry for Sally Dachstader, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"

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