Sharon Catherine Kohl

Brief Life History of Sharon Catherine

When Sharon Catherine Kohl was born on 3 December 1948, her father, John C. Kohl, was 37 and her mother, Gertrude Sybilla Schmitz, was 35. She lived in Menomonee Falls, Waukesha, Wisconsin, United States in 1950. She died on 25 June 2000, at the age of 51, and was buried in Saint Anthony Catholic Church Cemetery, Fussville, Waukesha, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

John C. Kohl
1911–1982
Gertrude Sybilla Schmitz
1913–1972
Norbert R. "Norb" Kohl
1933–2012
John J. Kohl
1941–2011
Sharon Catherine Kohl
1948–2000

Sources (7)

  • Sharon Kohl, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Sharon C Palmer, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Sharon Or Ralph Palmer in entry for Gertrude Schmitz Kohl, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

World Events (8)

1949 · NATO is Established

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.

1959 · Workplace Discrimination Law Passed

Wisconsin passed legislation which prohibited discrimination in the workplace based on age. The protection was passed for people ages 40 and over.

1962 · The Cuban Missile Crisis

The Cuban Missile Crisis was a 13-day confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union because of Soviet ballistic missile deployment in Cuba. This confrontation was the closest that the Cold War became a nuclear war.

Name Meaning

German (also Köhl):

from Middle High German kōl, köl ‘cabbage, cabbage head’ (ultimately from Latin caulis ‘stalk’), hence a metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of cabbages. Cabbage was an important winter staple food until recent times.

from the ancient Germanic personal name Kolo. See also Koehl , compare Cole , Coll , Kail , and Kale .

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

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