Oscar David Peter Sterner

MaleDecember 1863–31 January 1872

Brief Life History of Oscar David Peter

When Oscar David Peter Sterner was born in December 1863, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Charles Sterner, was 39 and his mother, Amanda Kitty Guth, was 23. He lived in Whitehall Township, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States in 1870. He died on 31 January 1872, in Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 8, and was buried in Allentown, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Charles Sterner
Amanda Kitty Guth
Agnes I. Sterner
Oscar David Peter Sterner
Rebecca Catherine Sterner
Horace C. Sterner

Sources (3)

  • Oscar Sterner in household of Charles Sterner, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Oscar David Peter Sterner, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Burial Record for Oscar David Peter Sterner

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World Events (6)


Age 2

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 2

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 4

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from a place or house called Stern . Compare Starner .

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

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