John Casper Trentman

2 June 1859–7 February 1945 (Age 85)
Delphos, Marion Township, Allen, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of John Casper

When John Casper Trentman was born on 2 June 1859, in Delphos, Marion Township, Allen, Ohio, United States, his father, Henry Herman Trentman, was 28 and his mother, Clara Maria Luersman, was 18. He married Mary L Grone on 4 June 1890, in Allen, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Marion Township, Allen, Ohio, United States for about 60 years. He died on 7 February 1945, in Delphos, Washington Township, Van Wert, Ohio, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Delphos, Marion Township, Allen, Ohio, United States.

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John Casper Trentman
Mary L Grone
Marriage: 4 June 1890
Margaret Trentman
Anna M Trentman
Edward Jerome Frontman
Joseph Frentman
Sylvester Trentman
Sylvester Frentman
Edward John Trentman
Edward Frentman

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 June 1890Allen, Ohio, United States
  • Children


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    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War
    Age 1
    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.
    Age 4
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act
    Age 23
    A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Trentmann .

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

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    Sources (19)

    • John Trentman in entry for Margaret Trentman, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
    • John Trentman in household of Henry Trentman, "United States Census, 1870"
    • John Trentman, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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