Aaron Moyer Musselman

7 April 1836–14 April 1912 (Age 76)
Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Aaron Moyer

When Aaron Moyer Musselman was born on 7 April 1836, in Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John Cassel Musselman, was 44 and his mother, Anna Meyer Meyer, was 43. He married Elizabeth Shoemaker Landis on 13 December 1856. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Sheridan Township, Holt, Nebraska, United States in 1900 and Kearney, Buffalo, Nebraska, United States in 1910. He registered for military service in 1865. He died on 14 April 1912, in United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Kearney, Buffalo, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Aaron Moyer Musselman
1836–1912
Elizabeth Shoemaker Landis
1837–1876
Marriage: 13 December 1856
Nelson Landis Musselman
1858–1891
Seward L Musselman
1863–1934
Elizabeth A Musselman
1866–1940
Melvin Landis Musselman
1869–1935
Minerva May Musselman
1871–1871
John Landis Musselman
1876–1876
Elizabeth Landis Musselman
1876–1950

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 December 1856
  • Children

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1841
    Age 5
    Historical Boundaries: 1841: Carroll, Illinois, United States
    1846
    Age 10
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1860
    Age 24
    In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of South German Musselmann:probably an occupational name for a woodman, from Middle High German müsel ‘log’ + man ‘man’.altered form of Swiss German Mosimann .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Mosimann

    Sources (18)

    • Aaron Musselman in entry for Melvin L Musselman, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Aaron M Musselman, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Aaron Musselman, "Nebraska, Grand Army of the Republic, Burial Records, 1861-1948"

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