William Frederick Lutzke

27 March 1892–20 March 1958 (Age 66)
Reed City, Osceola, Michigan, United States

The Life of William Frederick

When William Frederick Lutzke was born on 27 March 1892, in Reed City, Osceola, Michigan, United States, his father, William Lutzke, was 28 and his mother, Emma Litshie Bettin, was 19. He married Hazel Randall in 1914, in Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Ionia, Ionia, Michigan, United States in 1920 and Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States in 1930. He died on 20 March 1958, in Dorr, Allegan, Michigan, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Dorr, Allegan, Michigan, United States.

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William Frederick Lutzke
Hazel Randall
Marriage: 1914
Frederick H Lutzke
Emma Lutzke
Gerald J. Lutzke

Spouse and Children

Michigan, United States


    Frederick H Lutzke


    Emma Lutzke



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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1903 · Ford Motor Company

Age 11

"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 18

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of Lutz .

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

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Sources (3)

  • William F Lutzke, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Wm F Lutzke, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Wm F Lutzke, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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