Gustav A. Krueger

Brief Life History of Gustav A.

When Gustav A. Krueger was born on 19 September 1880, in Germany, his father, Ludwig Krueger, was 33 and his mother, Bertha Rhode, was 25. He married Mabel Weiderman on 5 June 1943. He lived in Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York, United States in 1892. He died on 21 June 1970, in Sturgis, St. Joseph, Michigan, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Oak Lawn Cemetery, Sturgis, St. Joseph, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Gustav A. Krueger
1880–1970
Louise A. Sabrofsky
1877–1937
Bertha H. Krueger
1907–1990
Doris M. Krueger
1912–1998

Sources (22)

  • Gustave Krueger, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Gustave A. Kruger, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"
  • Gustav Albert Krueger, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

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.

1890

Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.

1904

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Otto, Erwin, Gerhard, Fritz, Heinz, Ewald, Hans, Dieter, Manfred, Ernst, Guenter.

South German (mainly Krüger) and Jewish (Ashkenazic; also Krüger): occupational name for a maker or seller of stoneware mugs and jugs, from an agent derivative of Middle High German kruoc, German Krug ‘jug, pitcher’.

North German (mainly Krüger) and Jewish (Ashkenazic; also Krüger): occupational name for an innkeeper, an agent derivative of Middle Low German krūch, krōch, German Krug ‘inn, tavern’. Compare Krug and Kruger .

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

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