Bertha Swiderski

1908–1969 (Age 60)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Bertha

When Bertha Swiderski was born on 3 September 1908, in Illinois, United States, her father, Stanley Swiderski, was 25 and her mother, Josephine Rudaszewski, was 24. She died on 14 January 1969, at the age of 60.

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Stanley Swiderski
Josephine Rudaszewski
Edward Swider
Pauline Swiderski
Bertha Swiderski

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    Josephine Rudaszewski




World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 2

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1925 · Woman's World's Fair

Age 17

The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women

Name Meaning

Polish (Świderski): habitational name for someone from any of the many places in Poland called Świdry, or from Świder in Siedlce voivodeship, named with świder ‘drill’, ‘gimlet’.

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

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