Wallace Simon Krick

Male29 March 1877–21 May 1921

Brief Life History of Wallace Simon

When Wallace Simon Krick was born on 29 March 1877, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Wilson Walborn Krick, was 21 and his mother, Mary Ann Batdorf, was 18. He married Maggie Haak on 5 March 1898, in Myerstown, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. He died on 21 May 1921, in Jackson Township, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 44, and was buried in Tulpehocken Trinity Ucc Cemetery, Millardsville, Jackson Township, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Wallace Simon Krick
Maggie Haak
Marriage: 5 March 1898
Kathryn C Krick
Mary M Krick
Mary Krick
Sara H. Krick

Sources (14)

  • Wallice Krick in household of Mary Krick, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Wallace S. Krick, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"
  • Wallace S Krick, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 March 1898Myerstown, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 4

    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 5

    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.

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 13

    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.

    Name Meaning


    probably an altered form of Krich, a dialect plural of Krug ‘pitcher, jug’, probably applied as a metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of such vessels.

    variant of Krück nickname for someone who walked with a crutch, from Krick ‘crutch’, dialect form of Krücke, see Kruck 3.

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

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