Jennie Margaret Wardrobe

1 July 1889–20 January 1943 (Age 53)
Custer, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Jennie Margaret

When Jennie Margaret Wardrobe was born on 1 July 1889, in Custer, Nebraska, United States, her father, James Wardrobe, was 30 and her mother, Ruth Stella Sage, was 16. She married Charles H Koening on 3 May 1907, in Broken Bow, Custer, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Cliff Township, Custer, Nebraska, United States in 1930 and Judicial Township 5, Shasta, California, United States in 1940. She died on 20 January 1943, in Tehama, California, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Merna, Custer, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles H Koening
Jennie Margaret Wardrobe
Marriage: 3 May 1907
Ralph Floyd Koening
Pearl Koening
Opal Irene Koening
Jesse Howard Koening
Vita M Koening

Spouse and Children

3 May 1907
Broken Bow, Custer, Nebraska, United States


    Ralph Floyd Koening


    Pearl Koening


    Opal Irene Koening



    Vita M Koening


Parents and Siblings

    James Wardrobe





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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

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.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 2

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.

Age 15

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

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Sources (3)

  • Jane Koening in household of Charles H Koening, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Jennie M Koening in household of Charles H Koening, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Jennie Koening in household of Charles H Koening, "United States Census, 1930"

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