Thelma Munger

about 1915–about 1995 (Age 80)
Evans, Erie, New York, United States

The Life of Thelma

Thelma Munger was born about 1915, in Evans, Erie, New York, United States. She married Morris Ward Cofran about 1935, in Evans, Erie, New York, United States. She died about 1995, in her hometown, at the age of 80.

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Morris Ward Cofran
1910–1988
Thelma Munger
1915–1995
Marriage: about 1935

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1935
Evans, Erie, New York, United States

World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 2

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.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 22

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Monger .

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

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