Cyrus Ohlinger

about 1848–5 January 1927 (Age 79)
Berks, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Cyrus

When Cyrus Ohlinger was born about 1848, in Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John Ohlinger, was 39 and his mother, Elizabeth Unterkofler, was 34. He married Sybilla Rothermel on 3 July 1877, in Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He lived in Ontelaunee, Ontelaunee Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880 and Richmond Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. He died on 5 January 1927, at the age of 79, and was buried in Blandon, Maidencreek Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Cyrus Ohlinger
1848–1927
Sybilla Rothermel
1844–1913
Marriage: 3 July 1877
Elizabeth ohlinger
1878–1961
Fannie R. Ohlinger
1878–1952
Lizzie Ohlinger
1885–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 July 1877
Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Female1834–1910Female

    Henry Adam Olinger

    Male1836–1901Male

    Theodore Ohlinger

    Male1839–1885Male

    Catherine Ohlinger

    Female1842–1918Female

    Mayberry Olinger

    Male1844–Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 15

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 22

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

German:1. topographic name from Ohling in Schleswig-Holstein. 2. variant of Ohliger , a habitational name from a Rhineland town called Ohlig. 3. variant of Oehling , a patronymic from the Germanic personal name Odilo ( see Otto ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Cyrus Olenger in household of John Olenger, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Cyrus Olinger in household of John Olinger, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Cyrus Ohlinger in household of Ely Hottenstein, "United States Census, 1880"

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