George Theodore Louis Zecher

11 October 1911–18 November 1953 (Age 42)
Ridgeville, Iroquois, Illinois, United States

The Life of George Theodore Louis

When George Theodore Louis Zecher was born on 11 October 1911, in Ridgeville, Iroquois, Illinois, United States, his father, George Louis Zecher, was 23 and his mother, Clara Louisa Sophia Blanck, was 23. He lived in Ridgeland Township, Iroquois, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. He died on 18 November 1953, in Ridgeville, Iroquois, Illinois, United States, at the age of 42, and was buried in Thawville Cemetery, Ridgeland Township, Iroquois, Illinois, United States.

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George Louis Zecher
Clara Louisa Sophia Blanck
George Theodore Louis Zecher
Verna Lena Sophia Zecher

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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1913 · Women get the right to vote in Illinois

Age 2

Grace Wilbur Trout was elected president of the Chicago Political Equality League and started her presidency by making sure that each senate district was supporting suffrage for women. A few months later, the bill was up for voting in the state. Trout and her team went as far as to get male voters from their homes. The bill passed giving Women the right to vote for President of the Nation and all local offices not in the Illinois Constitution.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 12

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

German:1. occupational name from Middle High German zëchære denoting a member of a watch or some other task that was carried out on an organized rota. 2. variant of Zacharias .

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

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Sources (2)

  • George T L Zeker in household of George L Zeker, "United States Census, 1930"
  • George Zecher in household of Geo Zecher, "United States Census, 1920"

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