William Albert DIPPOLD

25 September 1888–22 May 1985 (Age 96)
Polk, Iowa, United States

The Life of William Albert

William Albert DIPPOLD was born on 25 September 1888, in Polk, Iowa, United States as the son of Fredrick William Dippold and Anna Margret (Margreta) Endres. He married Edith Alphia Roach on 25 August 1927. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Lee Township, Madison, Iowa, United States for about 10 years. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 22 May 1985, in Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States, at the age of 96, and was buried in German Lutheran Cemetery, Madison Township, Madison, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Albert DIPPOLD
Edith Alphia Roach
Marriage: 25 August 1927
Beverly June Dippold
William O Dippold

Spouse and Children

25 August 1927


    Beverly June Dippold


    William O Dippold


Parents and Siblings

    Fredrick William Dippold


    Anna Margret (Margreta) Endres




    John Dippold


    William Dippold


    Fred Dippold


    Henry Dippold


    Emma Dippold


+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1913 · The Completion of the Keokuk Dam

Age 25

The Keokuk Dam was completed in 1913 and began to power the surrounding area. It was the largest single capacity powerhouse in the world at the time. After World War II, the powerhouse was modernized and all the units were converted in 2002. It remains the largest privately owned and operated dam on the Mississippi River.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 28

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

German: from a dialect form of the personal name Dietbald ( see Theobald ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • William F Dippold, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William A Dippold, "United States Census, 1930"
  • William Albert Dippold, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

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