John A. Maul

MaleMay 1833–13 February 1911

Brief Life History of John A.

John A. Maul was born in May 1833, in New Jersey, United States. He married Rosanna McKeener in 1855, in New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Millville, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States for about 61 years. He died on 13 February 1911, at the age of 77, and was buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Millville, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States.

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John A. Maul
Rosanna McKeener
Marriage: 1855
Hannah Maul
Mary E Maul
John Walter Maul

Sources (14)

  • John Maul in household of Isaac Sharpe, "United States Census, 1850"
  • John A. Maul, "New Jersey Marriages, 1678-1985"
  • John A. Maul, "Pennsylvania, Philadelphia City Death Certificates, 1803-1915"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1855New Jersey, United States
  • Children (3)

    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    A strike involving more than 2,000 workers from 20 textile mills in Paterson, New Jersey. Many of those involved were children, Irish, or both. The primary goal of the strike was to reduce the daily working hours from 13.5 to 11. Employers refused to negotiate, but the strike ended with a declaration that the workdays would now be 12 hours during the week and 9 hours on Saturdays. Paterson employers also blacklisted many of the strike leaders and their families.

    1836 · Remember the Alamo

    Age 3

    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.


    Age 28

    No Civil War battles took place within the state boundaries of New Jersey, but its citizens participated extensively in the war. Volunteers that were turned away ended up serving in the militias of nearby states like Pennsylvania and New York. Whenever President Lincoln requested more troops, New Jersey responded quickly. In total, the state contributed over 88,000 soldiers (6,000 of which died).

    Name Meaning

    German: nickname for someone with a deformed mouth, or for someone who made excessive use of the mouth in eating, drinking, or talking, from Middle High German mūl ‘mouth’.

    English: variant of Mall, a common Middle English form of the female personal name Mald or Maud. It had several pet forms; see Malin , Malkin , and Mallet .

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

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