Otto Karl Ayers

1888–1959 (Age 70)
Greenville, Darke, Ohio, United States

The Life of Otto Karl

When Otto Karl Ayers was born on 29 June 1888, in Greenville, Darke, Ohio, United States, his father, Willis Elmer Ayers, was 27 and his mother, Emma Keckler, was 21. He married Neva V D Emmons on 6 May 1914. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Butler Township, Darke, Ohio, United States in 1900. He died on 23 January 1959, in Alliance, Stark, Ohio, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Fairmount Memorial Cemetery, Alliance, Stark, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Otto Karl Ayers
Neva V D Emmons
Marriage: 6 May 1914
Martha Elizabeth Ayers
Dorothy Ellen Ayers

Spouse & Children

6 May 1914


Parents & Siblings



+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 2

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 19

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

English: derivative of Ayer . The -s most probably represents a trace of the Latin nominative singular in heres ‘heir’, but it may also signify the son or servant of someone known as ‘the heir’, i.e. someone who was heir to some great estate.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Carl O Ayers in household of William E Ayers, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Otto K Ayers, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Carl O Ayers, "United States Census, 1940"

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