Jules Cesar Chatelain

Male31 July 1860–June 1929

Brief Life History of Jules Cesar

When Jules Cesar Chatelain was born on 31 July 1860, in Les Ponts-de-Martel, Neuchâtel, Switzerland, his father, Ulysses Henri Chatelain, was 30 and his mother, Henrietta Huguenin Vuillemin, was 29. He married Clara Charlotte Frink on 4 April 1894, in York, York, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Nemaha, Nebraska, United States in 1900. He died in June 1929, in Peru, Nemaha, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 68.

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Jules Cesar Chatelain
Clara Charlotte Frink
Marriage: 4 April 1894
Verne E. Chatelain
Harold L. Chatelain
Ralph J Chatelain
Ruth Chatelain

Sources (5)

  • Julius C Chatelain, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Julius C. Chatilain, "Nebraska Marriages, 1855-1995"
  • Jules Chatelain, "New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1891"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 April 1894York, York, Nebraska, United States
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 3

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.


    Age 7

    Nebraska is the 37th state.

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 21

    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

    Some characteristic forenames: French Angelle, Camille, Cecile, Elzear, Fernand, Gilles, Jean Claude, Jean Robert, Jean-Luc, Marcel, Thierry.

    French (Châtelain): from châtelain ‘lord (of the manor)’, Old French chastelain (from Latin castellanus, a derivative of castellum ‘castle’), applied either as a status name for the governor or constable of a castle or as an ironic nickname.

    History: François Châtelain/Chastelain from Paris, France, married Marguerite Cardin in Trois-Rivi-ères, QC, in 1729.

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

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