George Hosler

9 November 1819–19 November 1886 (Age 67)
Newville, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of George

When George Hosler was born on 9 November 1819, his father, Joseph Hassler, was 29 and his mother, Anna Maria "Polly" Senft, was 23. He married Mary Hoover on 7 January 1845. They were the parents of at least 11 sons and 12 daughters. He lived in Pennsylvania, United States in 1870 and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880. He died on 19 November 1886, in Newville, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

George Hosler
1819–1886
Mary Hoover
1824–1870
Marriage: 7 January 1845
William Henry Hoster
1844–
Cyrus Hassler
Caroline "Carrie" Hosler
1846–1912
Mary Jane Hoster
1847–1908
Susan Hosler
1849–1916
George C. Hoster
1849–1906
Mary Jane Hosler
1850–1908
Elmira Hosler
1852–1852
Elizabeth Ann Hoster
1852–1921
Anna Maria Hosler
1852–1894
Sarah Agnes Hosler
1854–1920
Edwin W Hoster
1856–1924
Elizabeth Hosler
1856–
Emma Stines
1856–
Millard F Hoster
1857–1885
George Henry Hosler
1858–1923
Blanch Chatfield
1859–
Joseph Daniel Hosler
1860–1950
Anthony W Hoster
1860–
Charles M Hoster
1863–1913
James Elmer Hosler
1863–1945
Ira Hosler
1864–
Elizabeth HOSLER
1879–

Spouse and Children

    Male1819–1886Male

    Mary Hoover

    Female1824–1870Female

MARRIAGE
7 January 1845
children

(23)

    William Henry Hoster

    Male1844–Male

    Caroline "Carrie" Hosler

    Female1846–1912Female

    Mary Jane Hoster

    Female1847–1908Female

    Susan Hosler

    Female1849–1916Female

    George C. Hoster

    Male1849–1906Male

+18 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (7)

1820 · Making States Equal

Age 1

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1820 · Making Land more affordable

Age 1

"The United States law requiring full payment at the time of purchase and registration of any land. to help encourage sales and make land more affordable, Congress reduced the minimum price of dollar per acre and the minimum size that could be purchased. Most of this land for sale was located on the frontier which was then ""The West"". This Act was good for many Americans, but it was also over used by wealthy investors."
1846

Age 27

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

1 German (Hösler): occupational name for a maker of hose (garments for the legs), from Middle High German hose ( see Hose 3) + the agent suffix -r.2 German (Hösler): habitational name for someone from Hösel near Düsseldorf.3 English: occupational name for a fowler, a variant of Osler , or for an innkeeper, a reduced form of Ostler . In both cases, the initial H- is inorganic.

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

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Sources (3)

  • George C Hoster, "United States Census, 1860"
  • George C Hoster, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Geo Hostler, "United States Census, 1860"

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