Margery Evangeline Raasch

27 September 1889–1 October 1985 (Age 96)
Muscotah, Atchison, Kansas, United States

The Life of Margery Evangeline

When Margery Evangeline Raasch was born on 27 September 1889, in Muscotah, Atchison, Kansas, United States, her father, Amos Henry Raasch, was 23 and her mother, Eliza Jane Armstrong, was 24. She married Edward Paul Hoepfner on 22 May 1911. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Bessie, Washita, Oklahoma, United States in 1910 and Cooper Township, Kiowa, Oklahoma, United States for about 20 years. She died on 1 October 1985, in Riverview, Hillsborough, Florida, United States, at the age of 96, and was buried in Union Hatchett Cemetery, Bessie, Washita, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Paul Hoepfner
Margery Evangeline Raasch
Marriage: 22 May 1911
Raymond Lowell Hoepfner
Dorothea Lorena Hoepfner

Spouse and Children

22 May 1911


Parents and Siblings



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.
1898 · Florida Involvement in Spanish-American War

Age 9

Florida played a critical role during the Spanish-American War. The port of Tampa saw the arrival of over 30,000 troops; this traffic resulted in the small town experiencing massive growth and becoming a city. Cuban-Americans across the state also helped with raising money and support for the war.
1914 · Florida Involvement in World War I

Age 25

Florida contributed to World War I in several ways. The state's open land and warm climate made for a great military training location. Additional technological and agricultural developments took place in Florida as well. Roughly 42,030 Floridians joined the troops during 1917 and 1918.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Rasch .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Marery E Raasch in household of Amos H Raasch, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Margery E Hoepfner in household of Edward P Hoepfner, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Margery Hoepfner in household of Edd P Hoepfner, "United States Census, 1930"

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