Henry Ferdinand STELTENPOHL

17 February 1884–27 April 1953 (Age 69)
Ferdinand, Ferdinand Township, Dubois, Indiana, United States

The Life of Henry Ferdinand

When Henry Ferdinand STELTENPOHL was born on 17 February 1884, in Ferdinand, Ferdinand Township, Dubois, Indiana, United States, his father, Franz Joseph (Joseph F.) STELTENPOHL, was 45 and his mother, Bernardine Carolina Bencken, was 32. He married Katharina Maria "Catharine" Niehaus on 6 February 1907, in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Ferdinand Township, Dubois, Indiana, United States in 1910 and United States in 1953. In 1910, at the age of 26, his occupation is listed as carpenter odd jobs. He died on 27 April 1953, in Ferdinand, Ferdinand Township, Dubois, Indiana, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Ferdinand, Ferdinand Township, Dubois, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Ferdinand STELTENPOHL
1884–1953
Katharina Maria "Catharine" Niehaus
1887–1970
Marriage: 6 February 1907
Alfred Bernard STELTENPOHL
1907–1907
Anna Hildegard "Hilda" STELTENPOHL
1908–1999
Anna Maria Bernardina Steltenpohl "Anna Mae"
1910–1989
Maria Henrietta STELTENPOHL "Mary Etta"
1912–1971
Herman Joseph STELTENPOHL
1914–2001
Hubert John STELTENPOHL
1916–1938
Mildred Ida STELTENPOHL
1918–2011
Bernard Silas STELTENPOHL "Bernie"
1920–1974
Ralph Joseph John STELTENPOHL "Roxie"
1923–1997
Pvt. Roman Edward STELTENPOHL
1925–1944
Theresa Hermina STELTENPOHL
1928–1931

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 February 1907
Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States
children

(11)

    Alfred Bernard STELTENPOHL

    Male1907–1907Male

    Anna Hildegard "Hilda" STELTENPOHL

    Female1908–1999Female

    Anna Maria Bernardina Steltenpohl "Anna Mae"

    Female1910–1989Female

    Maria Henrietta STELTENPOHL "Mary Etta"

    Female1912–1971Female

    Herman Joseph STELTENPOHL

    Male1914–2001Male

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Franz Joseph (Joseph F.) STELTENPOHL

    Male1838–1899Male

    Bernardine Carolina Bencken

    Female1851–1928Female

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 2

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 19

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

North German: distinguishing name or nickname, literally ‘stilt Paul’, for a person of that name who used stilts or a wooden leg ( see Stelter ), or perhaps an occupational name for a manufacturer of stilts or wooden legs, from Middle Low German stelte + Low German Pohl.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Henry Steltenfohl in household of Bernard Niehaus, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Henry F Steltenpole, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Henry F Steltenpohl, "United States Census, 1920"

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