Ellen C Diestelmeier

1881–1957 (Age 76)
Freeport, Stephenson, Illinois, United States

The Life of Ellen C

When Ellen C Diestelmeier was born on 15 August 1881, in Freeport, Stephenson, Illinois, United States, her father, Wilhelm Fred Diestelmeier, was 36 and her mother, Caroline Kruse, was 33. She married Henry Herman Asche on 14 April 1900, in Freeport, Stephenson, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 12 December 1957, in Shannon, Carroll, Illinois, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Pearl City, Stephenson, Illinois, United States.

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Ellen C Diestelmeier
Henry Herman Asche
Marriage: 14 April 1900
Nellie Johanna Caroline Asche
Johana Sophia Louise Asche
Edward Wilhelm Karl Asche
Robert Konrad Asche
Alma Ellen Asche

Spouse & Children

14 April 1900
Freeport, Stephenson, Illinois, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Wilhelm Fred Diestelmeier


  • Caroline Kruse




+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

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.
1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 4

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 20

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

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Sources (3)

  • Ella C Asche in household of Henry H Asche, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ellen C Asche in household of Henry H Asche, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ellen Deistlemer in entry for Edward Asche, "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947"

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