Louisa A Jacobitz

5 April 1890–9 July 1986 (Age 96)
Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States

The Life Summary of Louisa A

When Louisa A Jacobitz was born on 5 April 1890, in Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States, her father, William Jacobitz, was 33 and her mother, Emilia Klawitter, was 21. She died on 9 July 1986, in Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States, at the age of 96.

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Family Time Line

William Jacobitz
1856–1919
Emilia Klawitter
1869–1911
Edward Jacobitz
1889–1961
Louisa A Jacobitz
1890–1986
George Jacobitz
1892–1970
Emilie Jacobitz
1894–
Olga Rose Jacobitz
1898–1980
William F Jacobitz
1900–1982
Elenore W Jacobitz
1907–1996
John Werner Jacobitz
1910–1988

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 6
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.
1903 · Ford Motor Company
Age 13
"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
Age 26
Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 German (of Slavic origin): from a patronymic based on the Latin personal name Jacobus ( see Jacob ).2 Probably also a reduced form of Jewish Jacobowitz .

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

Possible Related Names

Jacob
Jacobowitz

Sources (5)

  • Louise Jacobitz in household of Wiliam Jacobitz, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lourisa Jacobitz in household of William Jacobitz, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lounise Jacobitz in household of William Jacobitz, "United States Census, 1900"

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