Howard J Metz

18 April 1906–September 1983 (Age 77)
Erie, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Howard J

When Howard J Metz was born on 18 April 1906, in Erie, New York, United States, his father, William Henry Metz, was 35 and his mother, Elsie M Coffin, was 32. He married Mary Jane Marshall on 27 June 1928, in Erie, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Salisbury, Salisbury, Herkimer, New York, United States for about 10 years and Clarence, Erie, New York, United States for about 10 years. He died in September 1983, in Erie, New York, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Clarence, Erie, New York, United States.

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Howard J Metz
Mary Jane Marshall
Marriage: 27 June 1928
John M Metz

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 June 1928Erie, New York, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1907 · Not for profit elections
    Age 1
    The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
    1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York
    Age 11
    Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.
    Age 21
    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    Name Meaning

    German: from a short form of the female personal name Mechthild, composed of ancient Germanic maht ‘might, strength’ + hild ‘strife, battle’.German, French (Alsace and Lorraine), and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from Metz in Lorraine, which took its name from a Gaulish tribe, the Mediomatrici; in the name of the place this became abbreviated to Mettis, hence the modern name.German: from Mätz, a short form of the personal name Matthias (see Matthew ).

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

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    Sources (12)

    • J Howard Metz, "United States Census, 1940"
    • J Howard Metz, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
    • Howard J Metz, "United States Census, 1930"

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