Emanuel Sterner

26 March 1858–20 December 1945 (Age 87)
Codorus Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Emanuel

When Emanuel Sterner was born on 26 March 1858, in Codorus Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John Sterner, was 25 and his mother, Sarah Hildebrand, was 26. He married Saranda S Smith about 1879, in Codorus Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Hellam Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910 and Jefferson, York, Pennsylvania, United States for about 20 years. He died on 20 December 1945, in Hanover, York, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Jefferson Cemetery, Jefferson, York, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Emanuel Sterner
Saranda S Smith
Marriage: about 1879
Chester S Sterner
Elmer Sterner
Emory Sterner

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1879Codorus Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 5
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · Battle of Gettysburg
    Age 5
    The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 23
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    German: habitational name for someone from a place or house called Stern . Compare Starner .

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

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    Sources (10)

    • Emanuel Sterner in household of Charles Sterner, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Emanuel Sterner in entry for Chester S. Sterner, "Pennsylvania, Philadelphia City Death Certificates, 1803-1915"
    • Emanuel Sterner, "United States Census, 1940"

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