Diedrich Heinrich Nordholz

14 September 1814–11 August 1899 (Age 84)
Hanover, Europe

The Life of Diedrich Heinrich

Diedrich Heinrich Nordholz was born on 14 September 1814, in Hanover, Europe. He had at least 2 sons and 3 daughters with Charlotte Engelman. He lived in Herman, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, United States for about 19 years. He died on 11 August 1899, in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Herman, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Diedrich Heinrich Nordholz
Charlotte Engelman
Sophie Nordholtz
Wilhelmine Nordholz
Heinrich Wilhelm Nordholz
Diedrich F William Nordholz
Bertha Nordholz

Spouse and Children



    Sophie Nordholtz


    Wilhelmine Nordholz


    Heinrich Wilhelm Nordholz


    Diedrich F William Nordholz



World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 5

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 6

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

Age 32

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

1 Norwegian: habitational name from a farm name composed of nord ‘north’ + holm ‘islet’.2 Swedish: ornamental name formed with the same elements as 1.

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

Sources (3)

  • Diederich Nordholds, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Diedrich Nordholz, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Diedrich Nordholz, "Wisconsin Death Index, 1820-1907"

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