M. Theresia Roehrig

8 April 1877–28 April 1953 (Age 76)
Corry, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of M. Theresia

When M. Theresia Roehrig was born on 8 April 1877, in Corry, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, John Roehrig, was 40 and her mother, Clementine Embery, was 36. She married Ignatius F. Casey on 28 May 1902, in Corry, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States. She lived in Washington Township, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910 and Erie, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920. She died on 28 April 1953, in Erie, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Erie, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ignatius F. Casey
1872–1940
M. Theresia Roehrig
1877–1953
Marriage: 28 May 1902

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 May 1902
Corry, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States

Parents and Siblings

    John Roehrig

    Male1836–1899Male

    Clementine Embery

    Female1841–1906Female

siblings

(15)

    Magdalena Roehrig

    Female1863–1932Female

    Anna Maria Roehrig

    Female1863–Female

    Peter Roehrig

    Male1864–1864Male

    John B Roerhig

    Male1865–1915Male

    Male1866–1952Male

+10 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

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.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 5

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 21

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

German (Röhrig):1. topographic name from Middle High German rōrach, roerach ‘reed bed’, or a habitational name from any of four places named with this word. 2. from a Germanic personal name, Hrodric, from hrōd ‘renown’, ‘victory’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Theresa Casey in household of Ignatius Casey, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Terrie in household of John Rohrig, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Theresa Casey in household of Ignatius Casey, "United States Census, 1910"

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