Amelia Seegmiller

16 October 1852–5 September 1871 (Age 18)
Stratford, Perth, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of Amelia

When Amelia Seegmiller was born on 16 October 1852, in Stratford, Perth, Ontario, Canada, her father, Johann Adam Seegmiller, was 45 and her mother, Anna Eva Knechtel, was 37. She married Thomas Jordan Stevens about 1871. She died on 5 September 1871, in Cottonwood, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 18, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Jordan Stevens
Amelia Seegmiller
Marriage: about 1871

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1871
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    World Events (4)

    Age 11
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1867 · Ontario Founded
    Age 15
    On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.
    1868 · Impeach the President!
    Age 16
    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Seegmüller, an occupational name for the owner of a sawmill, from Middle High German sege ‘saw’ + mülnære ‘miller’.

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

    Sources (11)

    • Amelia Seegmiller, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Emilia Seegmiller, "Ontario Census, 1861"
    • Amelia Sugmiller, "Utah, Salt Lake City Cemetery Records, 1847-1976"

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