Howard Albert Stahler

24 August 1888–
Frenchtown, Hunterdon, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Howard Albert

When Howard Albert Stahler was born on 24 August 1888, in Frenchtown, Hunterdon, New Jersey, United States, his father, Daniel Fields Stahler, was 18 and his mother, Carrie V Beers, was 20. He had at least 1 daughter with Irene L.

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Howard Albert Stahler
Irene L
Doris F Stahler

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    Doris F Stahler


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+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

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.

Age 6

Mary Philbrook was the first woman in New Jersey to become a lawyer. She had applied for admission to the New Jersey Bar in 1894, but was rejected because the New Jersey Court stated that women were not vested with any right to be attorneys. Mary lobbied with the Jersey City Woman's Club for an update to the law, which was passed in 1895 and allowed women to become lawyers. Mary Philbrook was the first woman to be admitted after the law change.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 31

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

German (also Stähler): metonymic occupational name for a foundry worker, from an agent derivative of Middle High German stal ‘steel’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Howard Stahler in household of Fannie Johnson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Howard Stahler, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Howard A Stakler in household of D F Stakler, "United States Census, 1900"

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