Anthony Auer

1874–1950 (Age 76)
New York City, New York, United States

The Life of Anthony

When Anthony Auer was born on 20 June 1874, in New York City, New York, United States, his father, Nicholas Auer, was 38 and his mother, Susana Lindenfelser, was 33. He had at least 2 sons and 3 daughters with Barbara Jaeckel. He lived in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States for about 5 years and Raritan Twp, Monmouth, New Jersey, United States in 1940. He died on 11 October 1950, in New Jersey, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Middletown Township, Monmouth, New Jersey, United States.

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Family Time Line

Anthony Auer
Barbara Jaeckel
Ferdinand Anthony Auer
Anna Auer
Marie Auer
Margaret Auer
Anthony Auer

Spouse & Children



  • Male1897–1983Male

  • Female1900–1993Female

  • Marie Auer


  • Margaret Auer


  • Anthony Auer


Parents & Siblings

  • Nicholas Auer


  • Susana Lindenfelser




  • Elizabeth Auer


  • Mary Auer


  • Katharine Auer


  • Male1874–1950Male

  • Female1876–1945Female

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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

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.

Age 5

Thomas Edison had been seeking to create a more practical and affordable version of the lightbulb, primarily for home use. Edison had attempted several different materials, including platinum and other metals, before ultimately deciding on a carbon filament. On October 21, 1879, Edison finally carried out the first successful test of this new light bulb in Menlo Park, New Jersey.

Age 20

Mary Philbrook was the first woman in New Jersey to become a lawyer. She had applied for admission to the New Jersey Bar in 1894, but was rejected because the New Jersey Court stated that women were not vested with any right to be attorneys. Mary lobbied with the Jersey City Woman's Club for an update to the law, which was passed in 1895 and allowed women to become lawyers. Mary Philbrook was the first woman to be admitted after the law change.

Name Meaning

German (chiefly Bavaria): topographic name for someone living by a water meadow, German Au, or a habitational name for someone from a place named Au or Aue .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Anthony Auer in household of Nicholas Auer, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Anthony Ann, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Anthony Aner, "New York State Census, 1905"

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