Harriett E. Nootbaar

Brief Life History of Harriett E.

When Harriett E. Nootbaar was born on 18 September 1892, in Clinton, Iowa, United States, her father, Henry G. J. Nootbaar, was 31 and her mother, Emma A. M. Heyer, was 23. She married Victor George Schwenke on 23 May 1916, in Henry, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1930 and Detroit Ward 1, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1940.

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Victor George Schwenke
1892–1979
Harriett E. Nootbaar
1892–
Marriage: 23 May 1916
Victor G. Schwenke
1919–

Sources (10)

  • Harriet Schwenke in household of Victor C Schwenke, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Harriett E. Nootbaar, "Iowa, County Births, 1880-1935"
  • Harriett E. Nootbaar, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

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.

1897 · Beginnings of Kmart

Detroit was the home of the second dime and nickel stores that S. S. Kresge owned. After two years with John McCrory, his partner, he traded his share in the Memphis store, plus $3,000, for full ownership of the Detroit store and formed the Kresge & Wilson Company with his brother-in-law, Charles J. Wilson. In 1962, the S. S. Kresge Company would rebrand and change their name to Kmart.

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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Female names formed from Harry.

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