Elizabeth Kraushaar

1791–1875 (Age 83)
Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Kraushaar was born on 18 June 1791, in Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, George Kraushaar, was 25 and her mother, Magdalene Margaret Meyer, was 25. She married J. George Diehl in 1814, in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in North Huntingdon Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States in 1850 and Appanoose, Appanoose, Iowa, United States in 1870. She died on 15 January 1875, in Appanoose, Iowa, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Exline Cemetery, Exline, Appanoose, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elizabeth Kraushaar
J. George Diehl
Marriage: 1814
Samuel G. Deahl
Sarah Deahl
Emmanuel John Deahl
Daniel C. Deahl
John George Diehl
Rachael Jane Deal
Silas H Deahl

Spouse & Children

Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States


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World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 3

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

Age 21

Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 28

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for someone with curly hair, from Middle High German krūs ‘curly’, ‘crinkled’ + hār ‘hair’; German kraus + Haar.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Deahl in household of Christian Baughman, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Elizabeth Deal in household of George Deal, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Elizabeth Deihl in entry for George Deihl, "Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950"

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