Bertha C. Hobart

Concord, Jackson, Michigan, United States

The Life of Bertha C.

When Bertha C. Hobart was born in 1882, in Concord, Jackson, Michigan, United States, her father, Perry Henry Hobart, was 30 and her mother, Francis Calhoun, was 21. She married Merville Toby Waite on 20 November 1901, in Concord, Jackson, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Summit Township, Jackson, Michigan, United States in 1910 and Jackson, Jackson, Michigan, United States for about 20 years.

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Merville Toby Waite
Bertha C. Hobart
Marriage: 20 November 1901
Carl Albert Waite
Wral Howard Waite
Ernest Guy Waite
Frances Enetta Waite
Mable Waite
Dorothy Lucile Waite

Spouse and Children

20 November 1901
Concord, Jackson, Michigan, United States


    Carl Albert Waite


    Wral Howard Waite


    Ernest Guy Waite


    Frances Enetta Waite


    Mable Waite


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 0

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.
1887 · The Bagley Memorial Fountain

Age 5

"The Bagley Memorial Fountain was erected in 1887 with funds from the estate of John Judson Bagley. Bagley's will ordered the construction of the drinking fountain which would provide the people of Detroit ""water cold and pure as the coldest mountain stream."" H.H. Richards was the architect for the Romanesque-style, pink granite, lionhead fountain. It is engraved with the words, ""TESTAMENTARY GIFT FOR THE PEOPLE FROM JOHN JUDSON BAGLEY A.D. MDCCCLXXXVII""."
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 31

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

English (especially East Anglia) and Dutch: variant of Hubert .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Bertha C Waite in household of Marville Waite, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Bertha C Waite in household of Mervill Waite, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Bertha Waite in household of Merville Waite, "United States Census, 1910"

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