William E Waldeck

14 June 1874–21 July 1944 (Age 70)
Wellington, Lorain, Ohio, United States

The Life of William E

When William E Waldeck was born on 14 June 1874, in Wellington, Lorain, Ohio, United States, his father, William Waldeck, was 22 and his mother, Sarah Jane Davidson, was 23. He married Susie Harriett Thompson on 1 April 1896, in Colorado City, El Paso, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States in 1910 and Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1920. He died on 21 July 1944, in Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Sunnyside Cemetery, Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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William E Waldeck
Susie Harriett Thompson
Marriage: 1 April 1896
Vincent O Waldeck
Roger D Waldeck

Spouse and Children

1 April 1896
Colorado City, El Paso, Colorado, United States


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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Age 2

Historical Boundaries - 1876: El Paso, Colorado Territory, United States; 1876: El Paso, Colorado, United States; 1899: Teller, Colorado, United States
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 22

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.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): habitational name from a place in Hesse, on the Eder river, probably named from Old High German wald ‘wood’, ‘forest’ + ecka, egga ‘corner’, ‘nook’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • William Waldeck, "United States Census, 1900"
  • William Waldeck, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Willie E Waldeck in household of Wm Waldeck, "United States Census, 1880"

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