Abraham Swillinger

15 March 1878–18 May 1949 (Age 71)

The Life of Abraham

Abraham Swillinger was born on 15 March 1878, in Austria as the son of Hyman Swillinger. He married Minnie Lauterbach on 18 December 1898, in Hamilton, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 18 May 1949, in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States.

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Abraham Swillinger
Minnie Lauterbach
Marriage: 18 December 1898
Irwin Swillinger
Nathan Swillinger
Benny Swillinger
Harold Swillinger
Melvin Swillinger
Mildred Swillinger

Spouse and Children

18 December 1898
Hamilton, Ohio, United States


    Irwin Swillinger


    Nathan Swillinger


    Benny Swillinger


    Harold Swillinger


    Melvin Swillinger


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Hyman Swillinger




World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1881 · Hamilton County History

Age 3

History of Hamilton County Ohio, with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches ~~~~~ Compiled by: Henry A. Ford, A. M. and Mrs. Kate B. Ford ~~~~~ L. A. Williams & Co. Publishers 1881
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 20

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

South German: inflected adjectival or pseudo-habitational form of Stilling ( see Stilling ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Abraham Swillinger, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Abe Swillinger, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Abe Swillinger in household of A Lauderbach, "United States Census, 1910"

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