Peter Oller

1800–1867 (Age 67)
Shepherdstown, Berkeley, Virginia, United States

The Life of Peter

When Peter Oller was born in 1800, in Shepherdstown, Berkeley, Virginia, United States, his father, Peter Oller, was 51 and his mother, Catherine Welshans, was 41. He had at least 2 sons and 3 daughters with Elizabeth Knowles. He lived in Concord Township, Delaware, Ohio, United States in 1850. He died in 1867, in West Point, Hancock, Illinois, United States, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Peter Oller
1800–1867
Elizabeth Knowles
1802–
Andrew Jackson Oller
1822–1901
Mary A Oller
1830–
William W. Oller
1839–
Margaret O. Oller
1842–
Phianna Oller
1844–

Spouse and Children

    Male1800–1867Male

    Elizabeth Knowles

    Female1802–Female

children

(5)

    Andrew Jackson Oller

    Male1822–1901Male

    Mary A Oller

    Female1830–Female

    William W. Oller

    Male1839–Male

    Margaret O. Oller

    Female1842–Female

    Phianna Oller

    Female1844–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Male1749–1823Male

    Catherine Welshans

    Female1759–1834Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 0

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1803

Age 3

Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.
1818

Age 18

Illinois is the 21st state.

Name Meaning

1 German (Öller): variant of Öhler ( see Ohler ) or of Euler .2 Catalan: occupational name for a potter, oller (from Late Latin ollarius, from olla ‘pot’).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Peter Oller, "United States Census, 1850"

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