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Louis Frederick GEISSLER  1861 - 1936 PIONEER    PARENTS    LIFE    NOTES    LABELS    PHOTOS    THANK YOU

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Louis Frederick GEISSLER  1861 - 1936

aka Louis F. Geissler, L. F. Geissler, Louis Geissler, L. Geissler
nationality
occupation
birth 9 Oct 1861, Evansville, Vanderburgh, INDIANA (ELLIS ISLAND 1922 gives: 1862)
baptism
death 14 Nov 1936, Fort Salonga, Long Island
burial
marriage married on 16 Mar 1881 in Vanderburgh Co., Indiana to:
Josephine/Josie C. McCORKLE

b. Aug 1862, ......., Indiana
d. .........

children
  • Arthur D. GEISSLER

    b. Dec 1881, ......., Tennessee
    d. ............

  • Nellie T./F. GEISSLER

    b. June 1886, ......., Indiana
    d. .........

marriage
Ida GREELEY-SMITH

b. 9/12 Mar 1882, ......, Chautauqua Co., New York
d. .........

children
  • Louis F. GEISSLER Jr.

    b. 8 June 1923, Philadelphia, PA
    d. ...........


PARENTS

father Philip L. GEISSLER

b. .. Mar 1840, ...., Indiana
d. 30 May 1909, Evansville, Vandenburgh, IN) Real Estate Ins[urance ag[en]t

mother Christina D. ......

b. .. Dec 1841, ....., Indiana
d. .............

children
  • Louis Frederick

    b. 9 Oct 1861, Evansville, Vanderburgh, INDIANA (ELLIS ISLAND 1922 gives: 1862)
    d. .............

  • George William

    b. Oct 1865) Addie ...... (b. .. Sept 1864, IN
    d. ...........

  • Edward A.

    b. Sept 1865 or 27 Sept 1867, IN
    d. 9 Mar 1946, Los Angeles, CA) (source: California Death Index) married to Louise P. (b. May 1866, CA

  • Florence K.

    b. .............
    d. ..............) (in Evansville, Indiana Directories, 1888-92

  • Walter Philip

    b. 21 Jan 1880
    d. .............) (in 1917-1918 in Chicago, Cook, IL)
    Talking Machine Bus[iness] Chicago Talking Machine Co. Cora A. ..... - GEISSLER


LIFE


1870 CENSUS (25 July 1870, Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana):
Philip GEISLER (sic!) (30y) jewelry store
Christina GEISSLER (28y)
- Louis (8y)
- [George] William (6y)
- Edward (4y) (1900: salesman music in San Francisco; in 1920 Widower & 1930 in Los Angeles)
- Florance (1y)



1900 CENSUS (7 June 1900, Pigeon, Vanderburgh, IN):
Philip (60y)
Christina (58y)
- Walter P. (20y) (b. Jan (= prob. June) 1880)
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1900 CENSUS (2 June 1900, Pigeon, Vanderburgh, IN):
George
Addie



8 May 1897 New York (ELLIS ISLAND)
In 1900 CENSUS (San Francisco, CA): merchant music
In 1910 lives in Philadelphia, PA (Manufact. Talking Mac.)
1906-1918 General Manager of VICTOR TALKING MACHINE CO.
1919-1921 Director
In 1920 in Philadelphia with Ida G.-S.
residence in:
1922: 235 S. 15th Street, Philadelphia, PA
1930: ........, Suffolk, New York


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