Regina Kasten

19 October 1877–February 1971 (Age 93)
Irvington, Washington, Illinois, United States

The Life of Regina

When Regina Kasten was born on 19 October 1877, in Irvington, Washington, Illinois, United States, her father, Frederic W Kasten, was 24 and her mother, Friedereka Christine Dorothea Anna Droste, was 21. She had at least 1 son with Ernst Aldag. She lived in Hoyleton, Hoyleton Township, Washington, Illinois Territory, United States in 1940. She died in February 1971, in Illinois, United States, at the age of 93.

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Ernst Aldag
Regina Kasten
Lewis Cieglar

Spouse and Children



    Lewis Cieglar


Parents and Siblings

    Frederic W Kasten


    Friedereka Christine Dorothea Anna Droste





    Emma Frederika Charlotte Kasten



    Laura Kasten



+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 8

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.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 25

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch and North German: from a vernacular personal name, a variant of Karsten .2 German: from Middle High German kasten ‘chest’, ‘coffer’ or kornkasten ‘grain bin’, hence a metonymic occupational name for the manager of a granary, and later for the treasurer of an estate or guild. See also Kastner .3 South German (Bavaria): topographic name from the dialect word Kasten ‘crag’, ‘steep rock’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Regani Aldag in household of Ernest Aldag, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Regina Aldag in household of Ernst Aldag, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Regina Aldag in household of Ernest Aldag, "United States Census, 1920"

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