Max Stimler

2 December 1867–2 November 1954 (Age 86)
Farmer City, DeWitt, Illinois, United States

The Life of Max

When Max Stimler was born on 2 December 1867, in Farmer City, DeWitt, Illinois, United States, his father, George W. Stimler, was 10 and his mother, Elizabeth Longberry, was 7. He married Annie Sheire on 18 January 1896, in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Santa Anna Township, DeWitt, Illinois, United States in 1880 and DeWitt, Illinois, United States in 1935. He died on 2 November 1954, at the age of 86, and was buried in Farmer City, DeWitt, Illinois, United States.

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Max Stimler
Annie Sheire
Marriage: 18 January 1896
George William Stimler
Fred M Stimler

Spouse and Children


    Annie Sheire


18 January 1896
Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States


    George William Stimler


    Fred M Stimler


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Age 4

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 23

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

Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a stammerer, Yiddish shtamler.

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

Sources (3)

  • Max M Stemler in household of George W Stemler, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mocks Stimler in household of William Stimler, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Max M Stimler, "United States Census, 1900"

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