Albert Ernest

1852–Male
Bohemia, Czechoslovakia

The Life of Albert

Albert Ernest was born in May 1852, in Bohemia, Czechoslovakia. He married Barbara Reant or Rijant on 14 January 1872, in Cook, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Niles, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1900 and Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1920. In 1852, at the age of 0, his occupation is listed as saloon keeper.

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Family Time Line

Albert Ernest
1852–
Barbara Reant or Rijant
1853–
Marriage: 14 January 1872
Barbara Ernest
1873–
Joseph Ernest
1877–
Louis Ernest
1879–1926
Ida Ernest
1882–1961
Mary Ernest
1885–
Arthur Ernest
1889–
Emma Ernest
1892–
Albert Ernest
1895–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 January 1872
Cook, Illinois, United States
children

(8)

    Barbara Ernest

    Female1873–Female

    Joseph Ernest

    Male1877–Male

    Male1879–1926Male

    Female1882–1961Female

    Mary Ernest

    Female1885–Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1855 · Lager Beer Riot

Age 3

The Lager Beer Riot came at a time in Chicago's history where large waves of Irish and German immigrants moved to the city. The Riot was started because the Mayor of the city renewed enforcement of an old liquor ordinance mandating that taverns be closed on Sundays and to raise the cost of a license to sell liquor from $50 to $300 each year. This didn't sit well with the German immigrants because they felt like it was directed towards them and their heritage. There was only one death throughout the time of the riot, though protesters claimed that it was more.
1863

Age 11

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1885 · The World's First Skyscraper

Age 33

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

Name Meaning

From Old German ernst, which Wachter renders 'ardent and vehement desire for study.'

Sources (3)

  • Albert Ernst, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Albert Ernest, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Albert Ernest, "United States Census, 1900"

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