Carl Lewis Ruppel

11 March 1914–5 December 2002 (Age 88)
Jefferson, Colorado, United States

The Life of Carl Lewis

When Carl Lewis Ruppel was born on 11 March 1914, in Jefferson, Colorado, United States, his father, Lewis Frederick Ruppel Jr, was 35 and his mother, Ethel Elvira Strohl, was 27. He lived in York, York, Nebraska, United States in 1920 and Madison Square Township, Loup, Nebraska, United States in 1930. He died on 5 December 2002, at the age of 88, and was buried in Taylor, Loup, Nebraska, United States.

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

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.
1917 · Buffalo Bill Dies in Denver

Age 3

"On Jan 10 1917, famous showman, William ""Buffalo Bill"" Cody dies, while visiting his sister in Denver, Colorado. The cause of death was kidney failure."
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 23

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

South German: from a pet form of Rupprecht .

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

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  • Carl L Ruple in household of Lewis F Ruple, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Carl L Ruppel in household of Lewis F Ruppel, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Carl in entry for Mr Roland S Ruppel, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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