Gerthe Gertie Bock

June 1876–

The Life of Gerthe Gertie

Gerthe Gertie Bock was born in June 1876, in Germany. She married Julius John Miller about 1896, in Clackamas, Oregon, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Barlow, Clackamas, Oregon, United States in 1900.

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Julius John Miller
Gerthe Gertie Bock
Marriage: about 1896
William Fredrick Miller

Spouse and Children

about 1896
Clackamas, Oregon, United States


World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Age 14

Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 31

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

1 German: nickname for a man with some fancied resemblance to a he-goat, Middle High German boc, or a habitational name from a house distinguished by the sign of a goat.2 Altered spelling of German Böck ( see Boeck ) or Bach .3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Bock ‘he-goat’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Gertie Miller in household of Julius J Miller, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Gerthe (Gertie) Bock in entry for William Fredrick Miller, "Oregon Deaths, 1877-1952"

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