Della Gerritson

7 June 1892–
Waupun, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Della

When Della Gerritson was born on 7 June 1892, in Waupun, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States, her father, John Gerritson, was 32 and her mother, Derkje "Della" Gerritsen, was 32. She lived in Trenton, Dodge, Wisconsin, United States in 1905 and Dodge, Wisconsin, United States in 1910.

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Family Time Line

John Gerritson
1859–1922
Derkje "Della" Gerritsen
1860–1932
John H. Gerritson
1882–
Otto Edward Gerritsen
1883–1954
Harry Gerritson
1886–1969
Cora E. Gerritson
1890–
Della Gerritson
1892–
James William Gerritsen
1894–1974
Harriet Billy Gerritson
1899–1955
Elmer Gerritsen
1902–1966

Parents and Siblings

    John Gerritson

    Male1859–1922Male

    Derkje "Della" Gerritsen

    Female1860–1932Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 15

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 31

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

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Garrett .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Della Garretson in household of John Garretson, "Wisconsin State Census, 1905"
  • Della Garritson in household of John H Garritson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Della Garritsen in household of John Garritsen, "United States Census, 1900"

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