Herman Mager

1881–11 April 1949 (Age 68)
Vörå, Vaasa, Finland

The Life of Herman

Herman Mager was born in 1881, in Vörå, Vaasa, Finland. He married Edla Maria Mattsdotter on 11 May 1926. He died on 11 April 1949, at the age of 68, and was buried in Ely, White Pine, Nevada, United States.

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Herman Mager
Edla Maria Mattsdotter
Marriage: 11 May 1926

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11 May 1926

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

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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.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Age 18

February Manifesto reduces Finland's autonomy. Finland lost much autonomy. russification of Finland policy initiated. censorship and conscription introduced. civil disobedience began.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch and German: nickname for a thin man, Middle Dutch, Middle High German mager. This name also occurs frequently in western Slavic countries, especially Bohemia and Poland.2 English: variant of Major .3 Czech: ethnic name for a Hungarian ( see Magyar ).

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

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