Peter Oller

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

The Life Summary of Peter

When Peter Oller was born in 1800, in Shepherdstown, Jefferson, Virginia, United States, his father, Peter Oller, was 51 and his mother, Catherine Welshans, was 41. He had at least 4 sons and 4 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
Elizabeth Knowles
Jacob J Oller
Jean Oller
about 1845–
Mary A Oller
George W. Oller
William W. Oller
Harrison Oller
Margaret O. Oller
Phianna Oller

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+2 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.
Age 3
Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.
1819 · Panic! of 1819
Age 19
With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

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

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

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  • Peter Oller, "United States Census, 1850"

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