Elias Daniel Diehl

Brief Life History of Elias Daniel

When Elias Daniel Diehl was born on 21 March 1832, in Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Samuel Diehl, was 33 and his mother, Elizabeth Rex, was 25. He married Elizabeth Rickey on 5 June 1856, in Huron, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Ridgefield Township, Huron, Ohio, United States in 1860. He died in 1892, at the age of 60.

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Elias Daniel Diehl
Elizabeth Rickey
Marriage: 5 June 1856
John Diehl
Willis H. Diehl

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  • Elias D Diehl, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Elias D. Diehl, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
  • Elias D. Diehl, "Ohio, Marriages, 1800-1958"

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World Events (7)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Name Meaning

German: from the personal name Diel, Tiel, from Thilo, a pet form of a personal name beginning with the ancient Germanic element theud ‘people, tribe’, as for example Dietrich . This surname is also found in France (Alsace and Lorraine) and the Netherlands. Compare Deal , Deel , and Diel .

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

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