Eliza Marie Vlasschaert

14 November 1924–2013 (Age 88)
Sutter, Sutter, California, United States

The Life of Eliza Marie

When Eliza Marie Vlasschaert was born on 14 November 1924, in Sutter, Sutter, California, United States, her father, Leonard Vlasschaert, was 34 and her mother, Zoe Van Steenberge, was 37. She married Wallace Paul Francis on 12 July 1943, in Sutter, Sutter, California, United States. She lived in Alamitos, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930 and Signal Hill Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. She died in 2013, in California, United States, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

Wallace Paul Francis
Eliza Marie Vlasschaert
Marriage: 12 July 1943

Spouse and Children

12 July 1943
Sutter, Sutter, California, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Leonard Vlasschaert





World Events (8)


Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1934 · Alcatraz Island Becomes Federal Penitentiary

Age 10

Alcatraz Island officially became Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary on August 11, 1934. The island is situated in the middle of frigid water and strong currents of the San Francisco Bay, which deemed it virtually inescapable. Alcatraz became known as the toughest prison in America and was seen as a “last resort prison.” Therefore, Alcatraz housed some of America’s most notorious prisoners such as Al Capone and Robert Franklin Stroud. Due to the exorbitant cost of running the prison, and the deterioration of the buildings due to salt spray, Alcatraz Island closed as a penitentiary on March 21, 1963. 
1948 · The Beginning of the Cold War

Age 24

The Berlin Blockade was the first major crises of the Cold War. The Soviet Union blocked all access to the sectors of Berlin under Western control and offered to drop the blockade if the newly introduced Deutsche Mark was removed from West Berlin. The Berlin Blockade showed the different ideological and economic visions for postwar Europe. Even though there wasn't any fire fight during the cold war, many of these skirmishes arose and almost caused nuclear war on multiple occasions.

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Sources (3)

  • Elsie Vllasscharst in household of Leonard Vllasscharst, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Elsie Valasschairt in household of Leonard Valasschairt, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Elsie Marle Vlasschaert, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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