Louise Dorothea Feddersen

1892–1966 (Age 73)
Comanche, Clinton, Iowa, USA

The Life of Louise Dorothea

When Louise Dorothea Feddersen was born on 13 March 1892, her father, Timotheus Hilarius Fim Feddersen, was 42 and her mother, Erna Christine Ingwersen, was 35. She married Alva Mahon Crasper on 30 December 1914, in Camanche, Clinton, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Center Township, Clinton, Iowa, United States in 1920 and Clinton, Clinton, Iowa, United States in 1925. She died on 9 February 1966, in Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Masonic Cemetery, Tipton, Cedar, Iowa, United States.

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Louise Dorothea Feddersen
1892–1966
Alva Mahon Crasper
1894–1963
Marriage: 30 December 1914
Lois Jane Crasper
1918–2002
Rachel Marie Crasper
1920–2011

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
30 December 1914
Camanche, Clinton, Iowa, United States
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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 6

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.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 20

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

North German, Dutch, and Danish: Frisian patronymic from Fedder 2.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Louise Feddersen, "Iowa State Census, 1905"
  • Louise D Feddersen, "Iowa State Census, 1915"
  • Louisa Bucher in household of William Bucher, "United States Census, 1940"

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