Joseph Schleicher


Brief Life History of Joseph

When Joseph Schleicher was born in 1858, in Indiana, United States, his father, Adam Henry Schleicher, was 38 and his mother, Louise Meyer, was 29. He lived in Lawrenceburg Township, Dearborn, Indiana, United States in 1910.

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Adam Henry Schleicher
Louise Meyer
Louise Schleicher
George Schleicher
Joseph Schleicher
Sarah Schleicher
Alice Schleicher
Emma Lena Schleicher
Charley Schleicher
Adelia Schleicher

Sources (4)

  • Joseph Schleicher, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Joseph Schleicher in household of Louisa Schleicher, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Joseph Schleicher in household of Liuse Schleicher, "United States Census, 1910"

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Siblings (8)

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World Events (8)


Age 5

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 5

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 32

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

Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Hans, Erwin, Hannelore, Helmut, Horst, Juergen, Jurgen, Mathias, Volkmar, Wenzel.

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a furtive or stealthy person, from an agent derivative of Middle High German slīchen, German schleichen ‘to creep silently’.

German: habitational name for someone from a place called Schleich on the Mosel river.

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

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