Helen Elizabeth Reifsnyder

31 May 1915–5 January 1997 (Age 81)
Akron, Summit, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Helen Elizabeth

When Helen Elizabeth Reifsnyder was born on 31 May 1915, in Akron, Summit, Ohio, United States, her father, Harry Raymond Reifsnyder, was 23 and her mother, Winifred Llewellyn, was 20. She lived in Coventry Township, Summit, Ohio, United States in 1930 and Ohio, United States in 1997. She died on 5 January 1997, in Akron, Summit, Ohio, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Clinton, Summit, Ohio, United States.

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
Age 1
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.
Age 2
U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1937 · The Neutrality Act
Age 22
The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Reifschneider .

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

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  • Helen Riefsnyder in household of Harry Riefsnyder, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Helen Reifsnyder Harbaugh in entry for Larry Ray Harbaugh and Mary Agnes Hosking, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Helen E Snyder in household of Harry R Snyder, "United States Census, 1940"

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