Samuel Jefferson Stoudt

11 December 1839–29 April 1912 (Age 72)
Wernersville, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Samuel Jefferson

When Samuel Jefferson Stoudt was born on 11 December 1839, in Wernersville, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Daniel Moses Stoudt, was 47 and his mother, Margaretha Elizabeth Dege or Degy, was 50. He married Elizabeth Zeller about 1862, in Berks, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Greenwich Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880 and Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910. He died on 29 April 1912, in West Hamburg, Tilden Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Lower Heidelberg Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Jefferson Stoudt
Elizabeth Zeller
Marriage: about 1862
Henrietta Z. Stoudt
David Stoudt
Daniel Stoudt
Jacob Wellington Stoudt
Rufus Stoudt

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1862Berks, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    Age 7
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 24
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · Battle of Gettysburg
    Age 24
    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.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Staudt .

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

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    Sources (19)

    • Samuel J Stoudt in entry for Jacob Wellington Stoudt, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Births and Baptisms, 1520-1999"
    • Samuel Staudt in household of Frederick Snyder, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Samuel in entry for Clayton C. Adams and Henrietta Z. Stoudt, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

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