Ignatius Edward Dasch

4 November 1832–14 October 1905 (Age 72)
Bavaria, Germany

The Life of Ignatius Edward

When Ignatius Edward Dasch was born on 4 November 1832, in Bavaria, Germany, his father, Adam Desch, was 24 and his mother, Maria Cecelia Hemrich, was 19. He married Elizabeth Gumbel on 17 November 1858, in Richland, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Denver Township, Richland, Illinois, United States for about 30 years. He died on 14 October 1905, in Noble Township, Richland, Illinois, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in North Freedom Cemetery, Noble Township, Richland, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ignatius Edward Dasch
1832–1905
Elizabeth Gumbel
1843–1907
Marriage: 17 November 1858
Mary Cecilia Dasch
1859–1886
Anna Dasch
1862–1945
Richard Dasch
1865–1946
Paul Dasch
1867–1907
Adam D Dasch
1870–1902
Edward Dasch
1872–1947
John William Dasch
1876–1960
Jacob Franklin Dasch
1881–1961
Henry Max Dasch
1886–1973

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 November 1858
Richland, Illinois, United States
children

(9)

    Mary Cecilia Dasch

    Female1859–1886Female

    Female1862–1945Female

    Male1865–1946Male

    Paul Dasch

    Male1867–1907Male

    Adam D Dasch

    Male1870–1902Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Adam Desch

    Male1808–1899Male

    Maria Cecelia Hemrich

    Female1812–1878Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 4

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.
1839 · From Swamp to Beautiful Place

Age 7

By 1829 Venus, Illinois had grown sufficiently and in 1832 was one of the contenders for the new county seat. However, the honor was awarded to a nearby city, Carthage. In 1834 the name Venus was changed to Commerce because the settlers felt that the new name better suited their plans. But during late 1839, arriving members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints bought the small town of Commerce and in April 1840 it was renamed Nauvoo by Joseph Smith Jr., who led the Latter-Day Saints to Nauvoo to escape persecution in Missouri. The name Nauvoo is derived from the traditional Hebrew language. It is notable that by 1844 Nauvoo's population had swollen to around 12,000 residents, rivaling the size of Chicago at the time. After the Latter-Day Saints left the population settled down toward 2,000 people.
1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

Age 20

On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.

Name Meaning

1 German: variant of Tasch .2 German: from an old personal name formed with Old High German tac ‘day’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edward Dash, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Edward Dasch, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Edward Dasch, "United States Census, 1880"

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