Gertrude Julia Jaeger

28 September 1900–23 September 1983 (Age 83)
Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Gertrude Julia

When Gertrude Julia Jaeger was born on 28 September 1900, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States, her father, Heinrich Joseph Jeager, was 30 and her mother, Ida Cornelia Johnson, was 22. She lived in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States for about 5 years and Portland City Election Precinct 2, Multnomah, Oregon, United States in 1940. She died on 23 September 1983, in Portland, Washington, Oregon, United States, at the age of 82.

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Harold Vernon Siscel
Gertrude Julia Jaeger

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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 7

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

Age 23

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

Name Meaning

German (mostly Jäger) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a hunter, Middle High German jēger(e), Middle Low German jeger(e) (agent derivatives of jagen ‘to hunt’); as a Jewish surname, it is mainly ornamental, derived from German Jäger. The surname is also established in Scandinavia (Swedish Jäger; Danish and Norwegian Jæger) and has been Latinized as Venator.

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

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  • Gertrude Siscel in household of Harold Siscel, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Gertrude Siscel in household of Harold Siscel, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Gertrude Jul Siscel, "Oregon Death Index, 1903-1998"

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