Julius Frederick Gunther

12 October 1877–15 February 1954 (Age 76)
Saginaw, Saginaw, Michigan, United States

The Life of Julius Frederick

Julius Frederick Gunther was born on 12 October 1877 as the son of unknown Aug.c. and Charlotte Louise Jahre. He married Roletta S. Sago on 18 June 1902, in Saginaw, Saginaw, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Saginaw, Michigan, United States in 1920. He died on 15 February 1954, in Saginaw, Saginaw, Michigan, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Saginaw, Saginaw, Michigan Territory, United States.

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Julius Frederick Gunther
Roletta S. Sago
Marriage: 18 June 1902
Ernest Stanley Gunther
Helen Gunther
Harold Gunther
Robert J Gunther

Spouse and Children

18 June 1902
Saginaw, Saginaw, Michigan, United States


Parents and Siblings

    unknown Aug.c.


    Charlotte Louise Jahre




World Events (8)

1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 2

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 21

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

German and English: variant of Gunter .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Julius F Gunther, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Julius F Gunther, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Julius Gunther, "United States Census, 1940"

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