Marion Schultz

1834–1893 (Age 59)
Hardy Township, Holmes, Ohio, United States

The Life of Marion

When Marion Schultz was born in 1834, in Hardy Township, Holmes, Ohio, United States, his father, Henry Shilts, was 40 and his mother, Mariah Margaret Warner, was 32. He married Jeanetta Jane Pyers on 24 November 1853, in Holmes, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 10 sons. He lived in Reno, Leavenworth, Kansas, United States in 1875 and Sumner Township, Reno, Kansas, United States in 1880. He died in 1893, in Jackson, Kansas, United States, at the age of 59.

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Marion Schultz
Jeanetta Jane Pyers
Marriage: 24 November 1853
Joseph Shilts
Joseph Shultz
Alfred Delano Shultz
James Henry Shultz
James H. Shilts
Marion E Shultz
John W Shultz
Joshua H Shultz
William A Shultz
Dennis Leroy Shultz

Spouse and Children

24 November 1853
Holmes, Ohio, United States


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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 2

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 · The Massive Internal Improvements Act

Age 2

The Massive Internal Improvements Act of 1836 loaned Indiana $10,000,000 to create infrastructure such as canals, railroads, and roads across the state. The act was signed by Whig Governor Noah Noble and passed by the Indiana General Assembly. However, the financial crisis known as the Panic of 1837 thwarted these plans as costs ballooned. Construction on the infrastructure was not completed and the state debt rapidly increased.
1851 · Constitution of 1851

Age 17

Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.

Name Meaning

1 German: status name for a village headman, from a contracted form of Middle High German schultheize. The term originally denoted a man responsible for collecting dues and paying them to the lord of the manor; it is a compound of sculd(a) ‘debt’, ‘due’ + a derivative of heiz(z)an ‘to command’. The surname is also established in Scandinavia.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Schulze(see 1 above). The reason for adoption are uncertain, but may perhaps have referred to a rabbi, seen as the head of a Jewish community, or to a trustee of a synagogue.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Marien Shretz in household of Henry Shretz, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Marion Shultz, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Marion Shultz, "Kansas State Census, 1875"

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