Erwin Albert Sincler

13 April 1905–4 September 1970 (Age 65)
Lake City, Missaukee, Michigan, United States

The Life of Erwin Albert

When Erwin Albert Sincler was born on 13 April 1905, in Lake City, Missaukee, Michigan, United States, his father, Silas Wright Sinkler, was 40 and his mother, Minnie Jane Rounds, was 37. He married Ruth Mae Kidder on 11 May 1922, in Angola, Pleasant Township, Steuben, Indiana, United States. He lived in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States in 1920. He died on 4 September 1970, in Battle Creek, Calhoun, Michigan, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Augusta, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States.

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Erwin Albert Sincler
Ruth Mae Kidder
Marriage: 11 May 1922

Spouse and Children

11 May 1922
Angola, Pleasant Township, Steuben, Indiana, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Silas Wright Sinkler





World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1910 · Upper Twin Falls Bridge

Age 5

The Upper Twin Falls Bridge which connected Breitung Township, Michigan, to Florence County, Wisconsin. The through-truss bridge spanned the Menominee River and was completed in 1910. The bridge was closed to through traffic in 1971 and was listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 18

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

Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English sengler, syngler ‘singular’ (Old French se(i)ngler), perhaps a nickname for a solitary person.2 German: topographic name for a valley dweller, from a diminutive of Middle High German senke ‘valley’ + the suffix -er, denoting an inhabitant.3 German: habitational name for someone from Singeln near Waldshut.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Erwin A in household of Ruben J Rounds, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Erwin Sincler, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
  • Erwin Sincler, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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