Rachel Amanda Gunterman

3 January 1894–3 May 1976 (Age 82)
Richwood Township, Jersey, Illinois, United States

The Life of Rachel Amanda

When Rachel Amanda Gunterman was born on 3 January 1894, in Richwood Township, Jersey, Illinois, United States, her father, Franklin Pierce Gunterman, was 32 and her mother, Emma Bethell, was 30. She married Joseph Willmer McKinney on 15 January 1913, in Jerseyville, Jersey, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 3 May 1976, in Jerseyville, Jersey, Illinois, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Jerseyville, Jersey, Illinois, United States.

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Joseph Willmer McKinney
Rachel Amanda Gunterman
Marriage: 15 January 1913
Franklin Willmen McKinney
Joseph Raymond Mckinney
Imogene Motell Mckinney

Spouse and Children

15 January 1913
Jerseyville, Jersey, Illinois, United States


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 16

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.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 22

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.

Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Gutman .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Rachael Mckinny in household of Joseph Mckinny, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Rachel Mckinney in household of J W Mckinney, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Rachel Mc Kinney in household of Joseph Mc Kinney, "United States Census, 1930"

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