Daniel Castner

17 May 1872–14 December 1950 (Age 78)
Loyal, Clark, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Daniel

When Daniel Castner was born on 17 May 1872, in Loyal, Clark, Wisconsin, United States, his father, John Castner, was 36 and his mother, Lydia Mack, was 28. He married Dolly Milligan on 31 December 1896, in Neillsville, Clark, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Clark, Wisconsin, United States in 1935. He died on 14 December 1950, in Loyal, Clark, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Loyal, Clark, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Castner
1872–1950
Dolly Milligan
1877–1936
Marriage: 31 December 1896
Castner
1898–
Elva Castner
1901–
Claud O Castner
1905–1962
Alice Castner
1909–
Inez Castner
1911–

Spouse and Children

    Male1872–1950Male

    Dolly Milligan

    Female1877–1936Female

MARRIAGE
31 December 1896
Neillsville, Clark, Wisconsin, United States
children

(5)

    Castner

    Male1898–Male

    Elva Castner

    Female1901–Female

    Claud O Castner

    Male1905–1962Male

    Alice Castner

    Female1909–Female

    Inez Castner

    Female1911–Female

Parents and Siblings

    John Castner

    Male1835–1921Male

    Lydia Mack

    Female1844–1914Female

siblings

(9)

    Female1862–1954Female

    George Castner

    Male1864–1929Male

    Frona A. Castner

    Female1866–1895Female

    Sopheona Costner

    Female1867–Female

    Alfred Castner

    Male1868–1937Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 3

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1883 · The Newhall House Hotel Fire

Age 11

A fire erupted on January 10, 1883, at the Newhall Hotel in Milwaukee. The fire began at 4:00 am in an elevator shaft and raced up through the building. The fire spread so quickly that many could not escape. General and Mrs. Tom Thumb, stars of P.T. Barnum's circus, were guests in the hotel at the time of the fire. A firefighter reached them by ladder and they were able to escape safely. The exact number of deaths remains unknown as the hotel register was destroyed in the fire, however, the death toll is estimated between 75-90.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 24

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 Variant spelling of German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Kastner .2 Swedish: probably of German origin.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Dan Castner, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dan Castner, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Dan Castner, "United States Census, 1920"

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