Herman Frederick Kahler

31 October 1862–16 November 1942 (Age 80)
Cranberry Township, Crawford, Ohio, United States

The Life of Herman Frederick

When Herman Frederick Kahler was born on 31 October 1862, in Cranberry Township, Crawford, Ohio, United States, his father, Herman Koehler, was 45 and his mother, Magdalena Martha Guiss, was 37. He married Almira Tilton on 23 October 1884, in New Washington, Crawford, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He died on 16 November 1942, in Bucyrus, Crawford, Ohio, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in New Washington, Crawford, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Herman Frederick Kahler
1862–1942
Almira Tilton
1863–1940
Marriage: 23 October 1884
Arthur Sylvester Kahler
1885–1952
Theodore Sherman Kahler
1887–1954

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 October 1884
New Washington, Crawford, Ohio, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1863

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 1

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1886

Age 24

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

German:1. nickname meaning ‘(the) bald one’, from an agent derivative of Middle High German kal ‘bald’. Compare Kahl . 2. Americanized spelling of Kähler ( see Kaehler ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Fred Kohler, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Frederick Kahler, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Fred H Kohler, "United States Census, 1920"

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