Israel Epply Ilgenfritz

13 August 1824–9 April 1895 (Age 70)
York, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Israel Epply

When Israel Epply Ilgenfritz was born on 13 August 1824, in York, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Jacob Ilgenfritz, was 33 and his mother, Catharine Eppley, was 30. He married Mary Fishburn on 24 December 1846, in Monroe, Monroe, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Monroe, Monroe, Michigan, United States for about 20 years. In 1870, at the age of 46, his occupation is listed as props nursery. He died on 9 April 1895, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Woodland Cemetery, Monroe, Monroe, Michigan Territory, United States.

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Family Time Line

Israel Epply Ilgenfritz
1824–1895
Mary Fishburn
1829–1913
Marriage: 24 December 1846
Margaret Elizabeth Ilgenfritz
1849–1917
Harriet F. Ilgenfritz
1850–1915
Charles Alvin Ilgenfritz
1852–1933
Albert W. Ilgenfritz
1854–1855
Theodore Edwin Ilgenfritz
1856–1919
Wilbur Fishburn Ilgenfritz
1859–1942
Edgar Clarence Ilgenfritz
1860–1934
Frank L. Ilgenfritz
1862–1924
Mary E. Ilgenfritz
1864–1901
Thomas I. Ilgenfritz
1866–1928
Katherine Vista Ilgenfritz
1867–1942
Lilla A. Ilgenfritz
1869–1942

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 December 1846
Monroe, Monroe, Michigan, United States
children

(12)

    Margaret Elizabeth Ilgenfritz

    Female1849–1917Female

    Harriet F. Ilgenfritz

    Female1850–1915Female

    Charles Alvin Ilgenfritz

    Male1852–1933Male

    Albert W. Ilgenfritz

    Male1854–1855Male

    Theodore Edwin Ilgenfritz

    Male1856–1919Male

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 1

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1837

Age 13

Michigan is the 26th state.
1846

Age 22

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

German: compound patronymic, meaning ‘Fritz, the son of Ilg’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Israel Inglefreitz, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Israel E Ilgenfritz, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Israel E Ilgenfritz, "United States Census, 1880"

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