Samuel Jonathan Dehl

26 October 1839–12 December 1922 (Age 83)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Samuel Jonathan

When Samuel Jonathan Dehl was born on 26 October 1839, in Ohio, United States, his father, Voluntine Dehl, was 30 and his mother, Catherine Ann Daup, was 37. He married Charlotta Temple Partlow on 18 November 1866, in Clark, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Crawford, Illinois, United States in 1850. He died on 12 December 1922, in Johnson Township, Clark, Illinois, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Johnson Township, Clark, Illinois, United States.

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Samuel Jonathan Dehl
Malissa Caroline Metheny
Marriage: 27 October 1878
Lennie Alice Dehl
Sarah Jane Dehl
Cora A Dehl
Lennie Dehl
Landis Leamon Dehl
Jesse Dehl
Susan Dehl
Lena Dehl

Spouse and Children

27 October 1878
Clark, Illinois, United States


    Lennie Alice Dehl


    Sarah Jane Dehl


    Cora A Dehl


    Lennie Dehl



+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings


    Catherine Ann Daup




World Events (8)


Age 7

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 21

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
1861 · Simple life to Soldiers

Age 22

Illinois contributed 250,000 soldiers to the Union Army, ranking it fourth in terms of the total men fighting for a single state. Troops mainly fought in the Western side of the Appalachian Mountains, but a few regiments played important roles in the East side. Several thousand Illinoisians died during the war. No major battles were fought in the state, although several towns became sites for important supply depots and navy yards. Not everyone in the state supported the war and there were calls for secession in Southern Illinois several residents. However, the movement for secession soon died after the proposal was blocked.

Name Meaning

Indian (Panjab): Sikh name based on the name of a Jat clan.

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

Sources (3)

  • Samuel Deal, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Samuel Deahl in household of Valentine Deahl, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Samuel Dehl in household of Catharine Dehl, "United States Census, 1860"

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