Otilla Hummel

6 May 1892–25 January 1952 (Age 59)
New York, United States

The Life of Otilla

When Otilla Hummel was born on 6 May 1892, in New York, United States, her father, Stephen Adam Hummel, was 28 and her mother, Magdalena Goldman, was 30. She had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Frank J. Stang. She lived in Erie, New York, United States in 1920 and Boston, Boston, Erie, New York, United States for about 10 years. She died on 25 January 1952, in Hamburg, Hamburg, Erie, New York, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Hamburg, Hamburg, Erie, New York, United States.

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Frank J. Stang
Otilla Hummel
Gertrude Stang
Albert F Stang
Rita T Stang Roza

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    Gertrude Stang


    Albert F Stang


    Rita T Stang Roza


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

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.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 6

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.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 16

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

1 German and Dutch: from a pet form of Humbert or Humbold (a compound name with the same first element + bald ‘bold’, ‘brave’).2 German, Dutch, and Danish (of German origin): nickname for a busy or bustling person, from Middle High German hummel, Middle Dutch hommel ‘bee’, of imitative origin. Compare English humblebee, which in modern English has become bumblebee.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ottilia Stang in household of Frank J Stang, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Otlilia Stang in household of Frank Stang, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Otilla Hummel in household of Stepen Hummel, "United States Census, 1900"

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