Harry W Pfisterer

1 August 1896–8 February 1973 (Age 76)
Huntsville, Weber, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Harry W

When Harry W Pfisterer was born on 1 August 1896, in Huntsville, Weber, Utah, United States, his father, John Adam Pfisterer, was 26 and his mother, Ingeborg Wangsgard, was 21. He married Irene Katherine ROCHFORD on 17 March 1920. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Uinta, Wyoming, United States in 1935 and Election District 1 Evanston, Uinta, Wyoming, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 8 February 1973, in Evanston, Uinta, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Fort Bridger, Uinta, Wyoming, United States.

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Harry W Pfisterer
Irene Katherine ROCHFORD
Marriage: 17 March 1920
John Howard Pfisterer
Theodore Roe Pfisterer

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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish
Age 2
After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904
Age 8
St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
Age 21
U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

South German: variant of Pfister .

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

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Sources (12)

  • Harry W Pfisterer in household of John A Pfisterer, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Harry W Pfisterer, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Harry W Pfisterer, "United States Census, 1940"

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