Charles M Loeffler Sr.

1877–1953 (Age 76)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Charles M

When Charles M Loeffler Sr. was born in 1877, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Christopher Loeffler, was 27 and his mother, Maria Seidenspinner, was 27. He had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Elizabeth M Loeffler. He lived in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States for about 50 years and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States for about 5 years. He died in 1953, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Charles M Loeffler Sr.
Elizabeth M Loeffler
Edna Amelia Loeffler
Charles J Loeffler Jr.

Spouse and Children



Parents and Siblings

    Christopher Loeffler


    Maria Seidenspinner




    Amelia Loeffler



    Pauline Loeffler


    Clara Loeffler


    Fred Loeffler


+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 0

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 21

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

German (Löffler) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a maker or seller of spoons, from an agent derivative of Middle High German leffel, löffel ‘spoon’. In the Middle Ages spoons were normally carved from wood, or more rarely from bone or horn.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles Loeffler in household of Christopher Loeffler, "United States Census, 1880"
  • M Charles Loeffler, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Chas Loeffler, "United States Census, 1910"

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