Ernst Samuel Stettler

22 November 1864–2 May 1949 (Age 84)
Eggiwil, Bern, Switzerland

The Life of Ernst Samuel

When Ernst Samuel Stettler was born on 22 November 1864, in Eggiwil, Bern, Switzerland, his father, Samuel Stettler, was 27 and his mother, Elisabeth Haldemann, was 30. He married Elisabeth Haldemann on 16 April 1892, in Joliet, Will, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Joliet Township, Will, Illinois, United States in 1900 and New Lenox, Will, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. He died on 2 May 1949, in Plainfield, Will, Illinois, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Plainfield, Will, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ernst Samuel Stettler
Elisabeth Haldemann
Marriage: 16 April 1892
Elisabeth Stettler
Marie Stettler
Fred Ferdinand Stettler
Rose Stettler
Paul Ernst Stettler
Freda Stettler
Herman Walter Stettler
John Gottlieb Stettler
Walter Erhardt Stettler

Spouse and Children

16 April 1892
Joliet, Will, Illinois, United States


+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Samuel Stettler


    Elisabeth Haldemann




+2 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Age 7

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 26

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from Stettlen in the district of Bern, or Stödtlen in the district of Ellwangen.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Earnest S Stettler, „United States Census, 1920“
  • Ernest Stettler, „United States Census, 1910“
  • Ernest Stettler, „United States Census, 1900“

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