Jacob Louis Bixler

1895–March 1964 (Age 69)
Millerstown, Chicora, Butler, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Jacob Louis

When Jacob Louis Bixler was born in 1895, in Millerstown, Chicora, Butler, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Jerome Riley Bixler, was 38 and his mother, Clara Elvira Jones, was 35. He married Violet Elsie Frey on 4 September 1917, in Marysville, Perry, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States in 1935 and Mount Joy Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. He died in March 1964, in Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Marietta, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Jacob Louis Bixler
Violet Elsie Frey
Marriage: 4 September 1917
Martha Bixler
Jerome Bixler
Lester Troy Bixler Sr.

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 1
A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1905 · The Movie Theater
Age 10
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. 
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
Age 21
Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Of German origin: variant spelling of Bicksler .

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

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Sources (13)

  • Jacob Bixler, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Jacob Bixler, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Jacob Bixler, "United States Census, 1930"

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