Ida L. Wickel

1870–1904 (Age 34)
Ephrata, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Ida L.

When Ida L. Wickel was born in 1870, in Ephrata, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Henry Schminke Wickel, was 39 and her mother, Elizabeth M Weber or Weaver, was 39. She married William H. Longacre on 21 August 1890, in Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States. She lived in Pennsylvania, United States in 1870 and Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880. She died in 1904, at the age of 34, and was buried in Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States.

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William H. Longacre
Ida L. Wickel
Marriage: 21 August 1890

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21 August 1890
Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States

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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 0

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 7

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 11

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.

Name Meaning

German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name, for instance Wick .

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

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  • Ida Wickel in household of Henry Wickel, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Ida Wickel in household of Henry S Wickel, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Ida Wickel, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

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