Esther Seitzinger

25 April 1819–after 1880 (Age 60)
Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Esther

When Esther Seitzinger was born on 25 April 1819, in Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Johann Daniel Seitzinger, was 26 and her mother, Maria Ream, was 24. She married Mr. Sanderson before 1857. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died after 1880, at the age of 62.

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Family Time Line

Mr. Sanderson
1815–
Esther Seitzinger
1819–1880
Marriage: before 1857
John Sanderson
1857–1880

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
before 1857
children

(1)

    John Sanderson

    Male1857–1880Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1820 · Making States Equal

Age 1

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1820 · Making Land more affordable

Age 1

"The United States law requiring full payment at the time of purchase and registration of any land. to help encourage sales and make land more affordable, Congress reduced the minimum price of dollar per acre and the minimum size that could be purchased. Most of this land for sale was located on the frontier which was then ""The West"". This Act was good for many Americans, but it was also over used by wealthy investors."
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 17

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: habitational name from a place called Seitzingen.

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

Sources (1)

  • Ester Seitzinger, "United States Census, 1880"

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