Phillip Gerald Lorcher

4 April 1915–6 April 1990 (Age 75)
Huron, Erie, Ohio, United States

The Life of Phillip Gerald

When Phillip Gerald Lorcher was born on 4 April 1915, in Huron, Erie, Ohio, United States, his father, Phillip Charles Lorcher, was 35 and his mother, Mary A Nichols, was 35. He married Gertrude Elizabeth Mapus on 28 May 1938, in Sandusky, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 6 April 1990, in Idaho, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Meridian, Ada, Idaho, United States.

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Phillip Gerald Lorcher
Gertrude Elizabeth Mapus
Marriage: 28 May 1938
Philip Harold Lorcher

Spouse and Children

28 May 1938
Sandusky, Ohio, United States


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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

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.

Age 2

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 20

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

French and English: occupational name for a swineherd, from Old French, Middle English porch(i)er, an agent derivative of Old French porc ‘pig’. This name is quite frequent in LA.

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

Sources (3)

  • Gerald Lortcher in household of Philip Lortcher, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Gerold P Lorcher in household of Philip C Lorcher, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Gerald P Lorcher, "United States Census, 1940"

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