Henry L. Ester

13 December 1868–17 December 1954 (Age 86)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Henry L.

When Henry L. Ester was born on 13 December 1868, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Henry P Ester, was 23 and his mother, Elisabetha Karch, was 19. He married Johanna Carolina Ester on 25 October 1898, in Erie, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Greene Township, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900 and Venango Township, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States for about 30 years. He died on 17 December 1954, at the age of 86, and was buried in Erie, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry L. Ester
1868–1954
Johanna Carolina Ester
1881–1968
Marriage: 25 October 1898
John Ester
1900–1900
Charles E Ester
1901–1977
Mildred L Ester
1903–1954
Ruth Ester Duda
1907–1993
Katheryn D Ester
1907–2008
Henry J Ester
1911–2006
Bertha E Ester
1913–2006
William E Ester
1918–2012

Spouse and Children

    Male1868–1954Male

    Johanna Carolina Ester

    Female1881–1968Female

MARRIAGE
25 October 1898
Erie, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(8)

    John Ester

    Male1900–1900Male

    Charles E Ester

    Male1901–1977Male

    Female1903–1954Female

    Ruth Ester Duda

    Female1907–1993Female

    Katheryn D Ester

    Female1907–2008Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Henry P Ester

    Male1845–1902Male

    Elisabetha Karch

    Female1849–1929Female

siblings

(9)

    Sophia Ester

    Female1868–1933Female

    Male1868–1954Male

    Female1871–1956Female

    Anna Ester

    Female1871–1945Female

    Barbara Ester

    Female1878–1915Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 9

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.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 28

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 German: topographic name for someone who lived by a gate leading to cultivated land, from Middle High German ezzisch ‘seed field’ + tor ‘gate’.2 Jewish: variant of Esther .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Harry L Ester, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Henry L Ester, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Harry Ester, "United States Census, 1940"

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