Albert Ecker

1841–23 August 1910 (Age 69)
New Windsor, Carroll, Maryland, United States

The Life of Albert

When Albert Ecker was born in 1841, in New Windsor, Carroll, Maryland, United States, his father, Samuel Ecker, was 36 and his mother, Susanna Haines, was 27. He married Mary Rebecca Odell on 27 September 1864, in Baltimore, Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Baltimore, Maryland, United States in 1900 and District 3 Election District, Baltimore, Maryland, United States in 1910. He died on 23 August 1910, in Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Carroll, Maryland, United States.

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Albert Ecker
Mary Rebecca Odell
Marriage: 27 September 1864
Susan M Ecker
Sarah Blanche Ecker
Susie Mae Ecker
Nathan Haines Ecker
George Odell Ecker
Walter Albert Ecker
Anna Adelia Ecker

Spouse and Children

27 September 1864
Baltimore, Maryland, United States


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings



    Solomon Shepherd Ecker


    Elizabeth Adelia Ecker



    Ellsworth Ecker



+4 More Children

World Events (7)


Age 5

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1861 · Baltimore Riot of 1861

Age 20

"On April 19, 1861, the Baltimore riot took place on Pratt Street. A combination of antiwar """"Copperhead"""" Democrats and other Southern/Confederate sympathizers and Massachusetts and Pennsylvania militia ran into each other at President Street Station and ended at Camden Street Station. This was the first bloodshed of the American Civil War."

Age 22

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch and German: from a medieval personal name, probably a short form of Eckhard ( see Eckert ).2 German: topographic name for someone who lived in a corner house or kept a corner shop, from Middle High German ecke ‘corner’ + the suffix -er, denoting an inhabitant.3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Eck 1.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Albert Eckert in household of Samuel Ecker, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Albert Eckes in household of Charles L Mering, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Albert Ecker, "United States Census, 1880"

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