Mary Ada Oldweiler

24 August 1870–
Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church,Elizabethtown,Lancaster,Pennsylvania

The Life of Mary Ada

When Mary Ada Oldweiler was born on 24 August 1870, her father, John Oldweiler, was 32 and her mother, Martha Byrod, was 35. She lived in Oakley, Macon, Illinois, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

John Oldweiler
Martha Byrod
George William Oldweiler
Mary Elizabeth Oldweiler
Kate Florence Oldweiler
Joseph Oldweiler
Mary Ada Oldweiler
Martha Linnie Oldweiler
John Garfield Oldweiler

Parents and Siblings

    John Oldweiler


    Martha Byrod




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World Events (8)


Age 1

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 31

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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  • Mary A Oldweiler in household of John Oldweiler, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary Ada Oldweiler, "Pennsylvania, Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"

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