Ellen Maria Casselman

4 January 1873–22 January 1919 (Age 46)
Williamsburgh, Dundas, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Ellen Maria

When Ellen Maria Casselman was born on 4 January 1873, in Williamsburgh, Dundas, Ontario, Canada, her father, George Eli Casselman, was 36 and her mother, Sarah Merkley, was 34. She lived in Ontario, Canada in 1873. She died on 22 January 1919, in Dundas, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 46, and was buried in Oakland, Alameda, California, United States.

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George Eli Casselman
Sarah Merkley
Reuben Conrad Casselman
Asenath Elizabeth Casselman
Bertha Casselman
Minnie Casselman
Alfred Merkley Casselman
Ellen Maria Casselman

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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1883 · Mining Boom

Age 10

In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.

Age 13

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

Americanized or older spelling of the German habitational name Kasselmann, denoting someone from Kassel ( see Kassel ), or Kesselman .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elen Cassalman in household of George Cassalman, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Ellen M Casselman in household of George E Casselman, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Ellen Maria Casselman, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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