Myrtle Schindler

1922–2003 (Age 81)
Port Huron, St. Clair, Michigan, United States

The Life of Myrtle

When Myrtle Schindler was born on 4 April 1922, in Port Huron, St. Clair, Michigan, United States, her father, George A. Schindler, was 26 and her mother, Ina M. Cass, was 21. She married Kenneth Harvey. She died on 7 July 2003, in Port Huron, St. Clair, Michigan, United States, at the age of 81.

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Kenneth Harvey
Myrtle Schindler
1922–2003
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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 1

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 22

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

1 German (southern and eastern) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for someone who made or laid wooden roof tiles, from an agent derivative of Middle High German schindel, German Schindel ‘shingle’.2 South German: habitational name from places named Schindel or Schindeln ( see Schindel ).

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

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Sources (2)

  • Myrtle M Schindler in household of George A Schindler, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Myrtle Tracy in entry for George A Schindler, "Michigan Obituaries, 1820-2006"

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