Adolf Zeller

16 June 1885–21 February 1953 (Age 67)
Hutchinson, Dakota Territory, United States

The Life of Adolf

When Adolf Zeller was born on 16 June 1885, in Hutchinson, Dakota Territory, United States, his father, Jacob J. Zeller, was 43 and his mother, Anna Maria Küst, was 38. He married Katharina Kattie Schramm. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Mercer, North Dakota, United States in 1930 and Township 145 Range 87, Mercer, North Dakota, United States in 1940. He died on 21 February 1953, in North Dakota, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Beulah, Mercer, North Dakota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Adolf Zeller
1885–1953
Katharina Kattie Schramm
1886–1928
Marriage:
Ruben Jacob Zeller
1908–1961
Arthur F. Zeller
1909–1948
Luverne Zeller
1911–1990
Alvina Zeller
1913–1975
Linda Hellen Zeller
1915–1998
Walter Zeller
1917–1944
Elmer Zeller
1919–2007
Roy G Zeller
1920–1953
Dellora Emma ZELLER
1923–2000
Rhea Sophia ZELLER
1925–2017

Spouse and Children

    Male1885–1953Male

    Katharina Kattie Schramm

    Female1886–1928Female

MARRIAGE
children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Jacob J. Zeller

    Male1841–1925Male

    Anna Maria Küst

    Female1847–1889Female

siblings

(12)

    Ludwig Zeller

    Male1865–1939Male

    Male1868–1945Male

    Johann Zeller

    Male1870–1873Male

    Female1872–1918Female

    Friedrich Zeller

    Male1874–Male

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1889

Age 4

North Dakota is the 39th state.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 18

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

1 German and Dutch: habitational name from any of the various places called Zelle or Celle, in particular Celle near Hannover, named with German Zelle ‘cell’, Middle High German zelle (from Latin cella ‘small room’), or a topographic name from this word, denoting someone who lived near the site of a hermit's cell.2 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): In other cases it was an occupational name for someone who owned or was employed at a Zelle in the sense of a small workshop.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Adolf Zeller, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Adolf Zeller, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Adolf Zeller, "United States Census, 1910"

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