Margaret Elizabeth Ament

1875–1960 (Age 84)
Greensburg, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Margaret Elizabeth

When Margaret Elizabeth Ament was born on 4 October 1875, her father, Edward Wilson Ament, was 26 and her mother, Alice Lysle Walthour, was 22. She married Edward Naley Steiner on 18 June 1895. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in North Huntingdon Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920 and Manor, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. She died on 25 April 1960, at the age of 84.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Margaret Elizabeth Ament
Edward Naley Steiner
Marriage: 18 June 1895
Harriet Walthour Steiner
Alice Margaret Steiner
Mary Edna Steiner
Wilbur Curtis Steiner

Spouse & Children

18 June 1895
Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania


Parents & Siblings

  • Edward Wilson Ament


  • Alice Lysle Walthour




World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 2

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 23

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

1 English: from an Old French personal name Amand, Amant (from Latin Amandus meaning ‘loveable’).2 German: variant spelling of Amend .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Margaret Steiner, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Margret Stener in household of Edward Stener, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Margret E Steiner in household of Wilbur C Steiner, "United States Census, 1930"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account
Create a free account to view more about your family.
Share this with your family and friends.