Bertha J. Kauffman

17 January 1908–3 February 1996 (Age 88)
Arthur, Douglas, Illinois, United States

The Life of Bertha J.

When Bertha J. Kauffman was born on 17 January 1908, in Arthur, Douglas, Illinois, United States, her father, Jacob F Kauffman, was 20 and her mother, Fannie E. Stutzman, was 21. She married Anson M. Miller on 3 November 1927, in Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Bourbon, Douglas, Illinois, United States for about 20 years. She died on 3 February 1996, at the age of 88.

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Anson M. Miller
Bertha J. Kauffman
Marriage: 3 November 1927
Fannie Miller

Spouse and Children

3 November 1927
Illinois, United States


    Fannie Miller


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World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 2

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.

Age 23

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German and Ashkenazic Jewish Kaufmann .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Bertha Kauffman in household of Jacob F Kauffman, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Bertha Kauffman in household of Jake F Kauffman, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Bertha Miller in household of Anson Miller, "United States Census, 1930"

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