Anton Geissler

21 January 1882–14 July 1969 (Age 87)
Eagle Point, Chippewa, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Anton

When Anton Geissler was born on 21 January 1882, in Eagle Point, Chippewa, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Johann Geissler, was 34 and his mother, Mary Reischel, was 33. He married Theresa Boos on 10 August 1903, in Tilden, Chippewa, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Tilden, Chippewa, Wisconsin, United States for about 40 years and Wisconsin, United States in 1969. He died on 14 July 1969, in Chippewa Falls, Chippewa, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Chippewa Falls, Chippewa, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Anton Geissler
1882–1969
Theresa Boos
1885–1968
Marriage: 10 August 1903
Albert Gissler
1905–
Elenora Gissler
1907–
Ernest Gissler
1909–
Joseph P Geissler
1910–
Florence V Geissler
1913–
Leonard Herman Geissler
1915–2003
Irene T Geissler
1916–
Raymond P Geissler
1919–2008
Clarence John Geissler
1920–1980

Spouse and Children

    Male1882–1969Male

    Theresa Boos

    Female1885–1968Female

MARRIAGE
10 August 1903
Tilden, Chippewa, Wisconsin, United States
children

(9)

    Albert Gissler

    Male1905–Male

    Elenora Gissler

    Female1907–Female

    Ernest Gissler

    Male1909–Male

    Joseph P Geissler

    Male1910–Male

    Florence V Geissler

    Female1913–Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Johann Geissler

    Male1847–1901Male

    Mary Reischel

    Female1849–1927Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1883 · The Newhall House Hotel Fire

Age 1

A fire erupted on January 10, 1883, at the Newhall Hotel in Milwaukee. The fire began at 4:00 am in an elevator shaft and raced up through the building. The fire spread so quickly that many could not escape. General and Mrs. Tom Thumb, stars of P.T. Barnum's circus, were guests in the hotel at the time of the fire. A firefighter reached them by ladder and they were able to escape safely. The exact number of deaths remains unknown as the hotel register was destroyed in the fire, however, the death toll is estimated between 75-90.
1886

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 24

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Geisler .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Anton Geissler, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Anton Geisler, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Antony Gissler, "United States Census, 1920"

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