Helen Yaeck

20 October 1912–7 January 1985 (Age 72)
Walkerton, Brockton, Bruce, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Helen

When Helen Yaeck was born on 20 October 1912, in Walkerton, Brockton, Bruce, Ontario, Canada, her father, Joseph A Yaeck, was 29 and her mother, Josephine Mary Ernewein, was 25. She died on 7 January 1985, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Joseph A Yaeck
1883–1938
Josephine Mary Ernewein
1887–1971
Charles Yaeck
1909–1914
Harold Joseph Yaeck
1911–1911
Helen Yaeck
1912–1985
Marie Yaeck
1914–1950
Henry George Yaeck
1916–1963
Reta Isabelle Yaeck
1918–1982
Lawrence Joseph Yaeck
1920–1983
Gilbert Yaeck
1924–1964
Clair Yaeck
1928–1996

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Charles Yaeck

    Male1909–1914Male

    Harold Joseph Yaeck

    Male1911–1911Male

    Female1912–1985Female

    Female1914–1950Female

    Male1916–1963Male

+4 More Children

World Events (5)

1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born

Age 22

Born on May 28, 1934, the Dionne quintuplets were the first set of quintuplets to survive infancy. The five girls were born two months prematuare and months later were taken from their parents by the Red Cross. In the 1940s they were returned to their family.
1943 · Conservative Party Wins Ontario Election

Age 31

George A. Drew was the leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. In 1943, they won the Ontario election.
1955 · General Motors Auto Workers Strike

Age 43

From 1955-1956, around 17,000 workers for General Motors went on strike. They wanted a pay raise, more secure working conditions, and a health plan half paid by General Motors. The strike lasted 148 days.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Jäck or Jeck ( see Jack ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Helen Anna Yaeck, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"

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