William Tecumseh Sherman Holderbaum

4 July 1868–28 February 1954 (Age 85)
Coshocton, Ohio, United States

The Life of William Tecumseh Sherman

When William Tecumseh Sherman Holderbaum was born on 4 July 1868, in Coshocton, Ohio, United States, his father, Samuel Holderbaum, was 31 and his mother, Maria Jane Brubaker, was 25. He married Mary Ellen Nora Gonser on 12 September 1886, in Holmes, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 11 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Wayne Township, Tuscarawas, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Chippewa Township, Wayne, Ohio, United States for about 10 years. He died on 28 February 1954, at the age of 85, and was buried in Medina, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Tecumseh Sherman Holderbaum
1868–1954
Mary Ellen Nora Gonser
1869–1941
Marriage: 12 September 1886
Harry Sherman Holderbaum
1887–1964
Loyal C Holdenbaum
1888–1889
Charles Herman Holderbaum
1889–1904
Earl Orva Holderbaum
1891–
Lawrence Hubert Holderbaum
1893–1910
William Victor Holderbaum
1895–1910
Melvin Elbertus Holderbaum
1898–1972
Kenneth Dalton Holderbaum
1900–1959
Samuel Gerald Holderbaum
1905–1967
Ivan Knowlton Stanford Holderbaum
1907–1909
Darrell Leland Holderbaum
1911–1990
Ellnor Elizabeth Holderbaum
1913–2002

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 September 1886
Holmes, Ohio, United States
children

(12)

    Male1887–1964Male

    Loyal C Holdenbaum

    Male1888–1889Male

    Charles Herman Holderbaum

    Male1889–1904Male

    Earl Orva Holderbaum

    Male1891–Male

    Lawrence Hubert Holderbaum

    Male1893–1910Male

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Samuel Holderbaum

    Male1837–1919Male

    Maria Jane Brubaker

    Female1843–1919Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 2

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 28

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by an elder tree, a variant of Holder 1, with the addition of Middle High German boum ‘tree’ ( see Holder , Baum ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William T S Holderbaum, "United States Census, 1930"
  • William S Holderbaum, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Wm Holderbaum, "United States Census, 1900"

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