Fannie E Stoltzfus

3 July 1886–10 November 1985 (Age 99)
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Fannie E

When Fannie E Stoltzfus was born on 3 July 1886, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Christian Lapp, was 36 and her mother, Mary Ebersole, was 37. She married Amos Stoltzfus on 14 December 1911, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Leacock Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States for about 40 years. She died on 10 November 1985, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 99.

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Family Time Line

Amos Stoltzfus
Fannie E Stoltzfus
Marriage: 14 December 1911
Mary L Stoltzfus
Christian N Stoltzfus
Hannah L. Stoltzfus
Amos U Stoltzfus
Elam L. Stoltzfus
Jonathan Daniel Stoltzfus

Spouse and Children

14 December 1911
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States


    Mary L Stoltzfus


    Christian N Stoltzfus


    Hannah L. Stoltzfus


    Amos U Stoltzfus


    Elam L. Stoltzfus


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Christian Lapp


    Mary Ebersole




    Sarah E Zock


    Sarah Lapp


    Jonathan Lapp


    Daniel Lapp



+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 19

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 26

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Altered form of German Stolzfuss, from Middle Low German Stoltefoth, a nickname composed of the elements stolt ‘proud’ + vōt ‘foot’, denoting someone of haughty gait; alternatively, from Middle High German stolzen ‘to limp’ + fuos ‘leg’, a nickname for someone who walked with a limp.

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

Sources (3)

  • Annie Stoltzfus nella famiglia di Amos U Stoltzfus, “United States Census, 1940”
  • Fannie E Stoltzfus nella famiglia di Amos U Stoltzfus, “United States Census, 1920”
  • Fanny Stoltzfus nel documento di Amos U Stoltzfus Jr, “United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014”

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