John S. ( Issaac S.) Heller

about 1852–
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of John S. ( Issaac S.)

When John S. ( Issaac S.) Heller was born about 1852, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John M. Heller, was 26 and his mother, Lydia Weiss, was 26.

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John M. Heller
1826–1874
Lydia Weiss
1826–1896
Venus Franklin Heller
1849–1918
John S. ( Issaac S.) Heller
1852–
Lydia W. Heller
1862–
Heller
1855–1855
Heller
1855–1855
Heller
1858–1858
Elizabeth A Heller
1858–1858

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World Events (3)

1863

Age 11

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 11

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 11

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.

Name Meaning

1 German: nickname from the small medieval coin known as the häller or heller because it was first minted (in 1208 ) at the Swabian town of (Schwäbisch) Hall. Compare Hall .2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from Schwäbisch Hall.3 German: topographic name for someone living by a field named as ‘hell’ ( see Helle 3).

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

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