Jacob Lester Oller

15 November 1884–19 April 1968 (Age 83)
Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States

The Life of Jacob Lester

When Jacob Lester Oller was born on 15 November 1884, in Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States, his father, Daniel Downs Oller, was 28 and his mother, Emma Jane Green, was 18. He married Jessie June Brooks on 20 June 1907, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in McDonald, Missouri, United States in 1935 and Pierceville, Finney, Kansas, United States in 1940. He died on 19 April 1968, in Tempe, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Green Acres Memorial Park, Scottsdale, Maricopa, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Lester Oller
1884–1968
Jessie June Brooks
1889–1964
Marriage: 20 June 1907
Dorothy Sarah Oller
1908–1918
Jeanie Emma Oller
1910–1991
John Daniel Oller
1911–
Jas Clifford Allen Oller
1913–1973
William Colson Oller
1918–2001
Jacob Lester Oller
1920–2000
Robert Earl Oller
1924–2014
Maude E Oller
1930–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 June 1907
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
children

(8)

    Dorothy Sarah Oller

    Female1908–1918Female

    Female1910–1991Female

    John Daniel Oller

    Male1911–Male

    Jas Clifford Allen Oller

    Male1913–1973Male

    William Colson Oller

    Male1918–2001Male

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(15)

+10 More Children

World Events (8)

1885 · The World's First Skyscraper

Age 1

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.
1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 22

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

1 German (Öller): variant of Öhler ( see Ohler ) or of Euler .2 Catalan: occupational name for a potter, oller (from Late Latin ollarius, from olla ‘pot’).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jacob L Allen in household of Daniel D Allen, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Jacob Oller, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Jake Oller, "United States Census, 1920"

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