Morris Oliver Stoyer

5 August 1877–5 July 1941 (Age 63)
Tilden Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Morris Oliver

When Morris Oliver Stoyer was born on 5 August 1877, in Tilden Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Alfred Daniel Stoyer Sr., was 25 and his mother, Amelia Ulrich, was 28. He married Bertha S. Geisewite on 24 December 1898, in Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Maiden Creek, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930 and Richmond Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. He died on 5 July 1941, in Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Berks, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Morris Oliver Stoyer
1877–1941
Bertha S. Geisewite
1876–1940
Marriage: 24 December 1898
Stoyer
1900–1900
Stoyer
1901–1901
Stoyer
1902–1902
Stoyer
1903–1903

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 December 1898
Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(4)

    Stoyer

    Female1900–1900Female

    Stoyer

    Male1901–1901Male

    Stoyer

    Male1902–1902Male

    Stoyer

    Female1903–1903Female

Parents and Siblings

    Alfred Daniel Stoyer Sr.

    Male1851–1925Male

    Amelia Ulrich

    Female1849–1895Female

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 5

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 19

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

North German: unexplained.

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

Sources (3)

  • Marris Stoyer in household of Alfred Stoyer, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Morrison Stoyer, "United States Census, 1900"
  • M O Stoyer, "United States Census, 1930"

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