Katherine Halder

September 1861–
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Katherine

When Katherine Halder was born in September 1861, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Carl Halder, was 27 and her mother, Mrs. Halder, was 26. She had at least 3 sons with Fred Levenhagen. She lived in Wausau, Marathon, Wisconsin, United States for about 20 years.

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Fred Levenhagen
Katherine Halder
Alexander Levenhagen
Fredrick George Levenhagen Jr
Iven Levenhagen

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World Events (8)

1863 · Battle of Gettysburg
Age 2
The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1867 · The First Successful Typewriter is Invented
Age 6
A patent was filed on October 11, 1867, on a new direct action typewriter. The patent was filed by Christopher Latham Sholes, Carlos Glidden, and Samuel Soule who had invented the prototype in Milwaukee.
1905 · The Movie Theater
Age 44
The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 

Name Meaning

1 German: topographic name for someone who lived on a mountainside or slope, from an agent derivative of Middle High German halde ‘slope’.2 Indian (Bengal) and Bangladeshi: Hindu (usually, Brahman) name, also written Haldar. It is probably derived from Sanskrit haladhara ‘one who holds a plow’, an epithet of Balarama, the brother of the god Krishna. Balarama is said to have used a weapon shaped like a plowshare.

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

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Sources (7)

  • Katherin Levenhagen in household of Fred Levenhagen, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Kate Levenhagen in household of Fred Levenhagen, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Kate Levenhagen in household of Fred Levenhagen, "Wisconsin State Census, 1905"

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