William Aller

1828–1898 (Age 70)
Île de Montréal, Quebec, Canada

The Life of William

When William Aller was born on 5 March 1828, in Île de Montréal, Quebec, Canada, his father, John Aller, was 39 and his mother, Susan Spurr, was 32. He married Anne E Dougherty about 1850, in New York City, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Warren, Iowa, United States in 1860 and Linn Township, Warren, Iowa, United States in 1880. He died on 24 March 1898, in Cumming, Warren, Iowa, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Madison, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Aller
Anne E Dougherty
Marriage: 1850
James A Aller
William Aller
John Francis Aller
Mary A Aller
Sarah C Aller
George Aller
Jane Aller

Spouse & Children

New York City, New York, United States


  • James A Aller


  • William Aller


  • John Francis Aller


  • Female1857–Female

  • Sarah C Aller


+2 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • John Aller


  • Female1796–1830Female



  • Sarah Aller


  • Ann Aller


  • Enoch Aller


  • Male1824–1897Male

  • Male1828–1898Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 2

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Age 18

Iowa is the 29th state.
1847 · The Great Seal of the State of Iowa is made

Age 19

The Great Seal of the State of Iowa was created in 1847 and depicts a soldier standing in a wheat field surrounded by symbols including farming, mining, and transportation with the Mississippi River in the background. An eagle overhead bears the state motto.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Ahler .

Possible Related Names

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

Story Highlight

William Aller from History of Warren County Iowa

ALLER, WILLIAM, farmer, Sec. 5; P. O. Commerce; born in Canada in 1828, and first came to the United States in 1845, and lived in Vermont, and returned to Canada in 1846 and remained but one year, whe …

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Sources (3)

  • William Aller, "United States Census, 1860"
  • William Allar, "United States Census, 1880"
  • William Aller, "New York, State Census, 1855"

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