Samuel B. Deeter

1830–1900 (Age 70)
Brown Township, Darke, Ohio, United States

The Life of Samuel B.

When Samuel B. Deeter was born in 1830, in Brown Township, Darke, Ohio, United States, his father, Daniel Neff Deeter, was 29 and his mother, Anna Catherine Bollinger, was 20. He married Mary Ann Mills on 30 November 1856, in Darke, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Jackson Township, Darke, Ohio, United States in 1870 and Union City, Darke, Ohio, United States in 1880. He died after 1900, at the age of 71.

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Samuel B. Deeter
Mary Ann Mills
Marriage: 30 November 1856
May A Deeter
Samuel Deeter
Theodore Deeter
John Deeter
Elvira Deeter
Flora Deeter
Rosa Deeter
Adela Deeter

Spouse and Children

30 November 1856
Darke, Ohio, United States


    May A Deeter


    Samuel Deeter


    Theodore Deeter


    John Deeter


    Elvira Deeter


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings




    Maria C. Deeter


    Susannah H Deeter


    Isaac B Deeter


    Ann Deeter


+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 0

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1836 · The Massive Internal Improvements Act

Age 6

The Massive Internal Improvements Act of 1836 loaned Indiana $10,000,000 to create infrastructure such as canals, railroads, and roads across the state. The act was signed by Whig Governor Noah Noble and passed by the Indiana General Assembly. However, the financial crisis known as the Panic of 1837 thwarted these plans as costs ballooned. Construction on the infrastructure was not completed and the state debt rapidly increased.
1851 · Constitution of 1851

Age 21

Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.

Name Meaning

Either a North German form of Dieter or a respelling of the same name.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Samul B Deeter, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Samuel Deeter, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Samuel B Deeter in household of Danl M Deeter, "United States Census, 1850"

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