Florence Adelia Munter

Brief Life History of Florence Adelia

When Florence Adelia Munter was born on 19 October 1901, in North Dakota, United States, her father, David John Munter, was 32 and her mother, Ida Sophia Anderson, was 30. She married Lewis Joseph Woll on 29 May 1925, in Kalispell, Flathead, Montana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Kalispell, Flathead, Montana, United States in 1920 and Wenatchee, Chelan, Washington, United States in 1930. She died on 27 November 1976, in Albany, Alameda, California, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Kalispell, Flathead, Montana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lewis Joseph Woll
1904–1977
Florence Adelia Munter
1901–1976
Marriage: 29 May 1925
Loris Gene Woll
1926–
Donald R Woll
1931–2013

Sources (21)

  • Florence Munter, "Montana, Flathead County, School Census, 1903-1969"
  • Florence A Munter, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"
  • Florence A Woll, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"

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World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

North German (mainly Münter) and Dutch (also De Munter): occupational name for a coiner or money handler (see Minter ). The German surname Münter is also found in Denmark.

German: nickname from Middle High German munder, munter ‘fresh, eager, lively, attentive’.

Swedish and Danish: nickname or, as a Swedish name, soldier's name or ornamental name from munter ‘merry, cheerful, happy’, a loanword from German (see 2 above). It is also found in Finland.

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

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