John Baptista Winkler

13 February 1841–10 December 1916 (Age 75)
Sandizell, Schrobenhausen, Neuburg-Schrobenhausen, Bavaria, Germany

The Life of John Baptista

When John Baptista Winkler was born on 13 February 1841, in Sandizell, Schrobenhausen, Neuburg-Schrobenhausen, Bavaria, Germany, his father, Johann Georg Winkler, was 42 and his mother, Otillia Schaetzler, was 38. He married Nancy A Binkey on 25 December 1865, in Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Marysville, Marshall, Kansas, United States in 1880 and Findlay Township, Hancock, Ohio, United States in 1900. He died on 10 December 1916, in Findlay, Hancock, Ohio, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Maple Grove Cemetery, Findlay, Hancock, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Baptista Winkler
1841–1916
Mary Jane Stonebraker
1845–1919
Marriage: 1 April 1872
Lena Winkler
1873–
Charolette May Winkler
1875–
George N Winkler
1877–1885
Hugh M Winkler
1879–1913

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 April 1872
children

(4)

    Lena Winkler

    Female1873–Female

    Charolette May Winkler

    Female1875–Female

    George N Winkler

    Male1877–1885Male

    Hugh M Winkler

    Male1879–1913Male

Parents and Siblings

    Johann Georg Winkler

    Male1798–1875Male

    Otillia Schaetzler

    Female1803–1878Female

siblings

(5)

    Catharina Barbara Winkler

    Female1836–1886Female

    Male1839–1928Male

    Male1841–1916Male

    George John Winkler

    Male1843–1931Male

    Regina Winkler

    Female1845–1920Female

World Events (8)

1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

Age 11

On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 19

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
1861

Age 20

Kansas is the 34th state

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): topographic name for someone who lived on a corner or occupational name for someone who kept a corner shop or farmed a corner of land, from an agent derivative of Winkel 1. This name is widespread throughout central and eastern Europe, being found for example as a Czech, Polish, Slovenian, and Hungarian name.

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

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Story Highlight

John Baptista Winkler

Company B, 74th Pennsylvania Infantry 1879 The United States Biographical Dictionary, Kansas John B. Winkler, Marysville John B. Winkler was a native of Pennsylvania, born in Westmoreland County, Feb …

Sources (3)

  • J B Winkler, "United States Census, 1880"
  • John B Winkler, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John B Winkler, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Marriage Records, 1512-1989"

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