Albert A. Gerhardstein

5 November 1890–2 March 1980 (Age 89)
Huron, Ohio, United States

The Life of Albert A.

When Albert A. Gerhardstein was born on 5 November 1890, in Huron, Ohio, United States, his father, John Martin Gerhardstein, was 25 and his mother, Elizabeth Lizzie Lehmann, was 21. He lived in Thompson Township, Seneca, Ohio, United States in 1940 and Mercer, Ohio, United States in 1980. He died on 2 March 1980, in Celina, Mercer, Ohio, United States, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

John Martin Gerhardstein
1865–1910
Elizabeth Lizzie Lehmann
1869–1940
Robert Jacob Gerhardstein
1889–1968
Albert A. Gerhardstein
1890–1980
Oscar Gerhardstein
1892–1896
Edna Anna Gerhardstein
1898–1981
Oscar C. Gerhardstein
1900–1983
Matilda E. Gerhardstein
1902–
Hellena Garhardstein
1903–

Parents and Siblings

    John Martin Gerhardstein

    Male1865–1910Male

    Elizabeth Lizzie Lehmann

    Female1869–1940Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

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.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 8

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.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 26

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

German: perhaps an altered form of Gerhardshain, a habitational name from a place so named in the Rhineland Palatinate, altered as if the second element were Stein ‘stone’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Albert L Gerhardstein, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Albert Gerhardstein in household of John Gerhardstein, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Albert A Gerhardstein, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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