Anne Dolores Cekan

Brief Life History of Anne Dolores

When Anne Dolores Cekan was born on 17 September 1914, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, her father, Albert Cekan, was 34 and her mother, Stephanie Placar, was 28. She died on 30 June 1992, at the age of 77.

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Keath Pope Gibson
Anne Dolores Cekan

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  • Anna Cekan in household of Albert Cekan, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Anne Dolores Cekan, "Iowa, Birth and Stillbirth Records, 1921-1947"
  • Anne Cekan in entry for Keath P Gibson, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

1919 · The Chicago Race Riot of 1919

During the Chicago race riot, which was raised by racial conflicts throughout Chicago, thirty-eight people died (23 black and 15 white) and over five hundred were injured. It is considered the worst of the approximately 25 riots during the Red Summer and was the worst race riot in Illinois.

1935 · The FBI is Established

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

Slovenian: from a vernacular form of the old personal name Lukan, derived from Luka (see Lucas ).

Polish: unexplained.

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

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