Ambrose A. J. Heller

August 1874–1934 (Age 59)
Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Ambrose A. J.

When Ambrose A. J. Heller was born in August 1874, in Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Albert Daniel Heller, was 25 and his mother, Mary Ellen Guldin, was 21. He married Ella J. Peters on 21 April 1898, in Allentown, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Upper Macungie Township, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880 and Salisbury Township, Northampton, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America in 1900. He died in 1934, in Allentown, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 60.

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Ambrose A. J. Heller
Ella J. Peters
Marriage: 21 April 1898
Homer H. Heller
Jacob Roland P. Heller

Spouse and Children

21 April 1898
Allentown, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States



    Jacob Roland P. Heller


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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 3

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 16

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

1 German: nickname from the small medieval coin known as the häller or heller because it was first minted (in 1208 ) at the Swabian town of (Schwäbisch) Hall. Compare Hall .2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from Schwäbisch Hall.3 German: topographic name for someone living by a field named as ‘hell’ ( see Helle 3).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ambrose J Heller, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ambrose J Heller, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ambrose J Heller, "United States Census, 1910"

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