Henry Frederick Oehler Sr.

Male21 April 1865–29 March 1908

Brief Life History of Henry Frederick

Henry Frederick Oehler Sr. was born on 21 April 1865, in Germany. He married Susan Slifer on 26 March 1891, in Charles Town, Jefferson, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 29 March 1908, in Chester, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 42, and was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Chester, Chester, South Carolina, United States.

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Henry Frederick Oehler Sr.
Susan Slifer
Marriage: 26 March 1891
Louise Oehler
Henry Frederick "Doc" Oehler Sr.

Sources (9)

  • Henry Oehler, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"
  • Henry F. Oehler, "Find A Grave Index"
  • H Oehler in entry for Henry F Oehler, "Virginia, Bureau of Vital Statistics, County Marriage Registers, 1853-1935"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 March 1891Charles Town, Jefferson, West Virginia, United States
  • Children (2)

    World Events (8)

    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

    Age 1

    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

    1871 · KKK Supression

    Age 6

    In March of 1871, in an attempt to supress the Ku Klux Klan in South Carolina, President Grant sends troops in. Later that year in October, the KKK are told to disarm and break up. They do not do this and later many are arrested by the US marshals.

    1878 · Liberian Exodus

    Age 13

    April 21, 1878, around 206 African Americans boarde the ship Azor for Liberia.The cause for this is with the rise of political power, it makes life even harder for the African Americans.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Bernd, Bodo, Eugen, Franz, Gerhard, Hans, Otto, Reinhold, Sieglinde.

    South German (also Öhler):

    occupational name, a variant of Ohler .

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

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