Mathilda Eggert

1887–1965 (Age 77)
Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States

The Life of Mathilda

When Mathilda Eggert was born in October 1887, in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States, her father, Joseph Eggert, was 30 and her mother, Bertha Reifeio, was 22. She married Arthur C Paetz on 22 October 1913. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died in 1965, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Mathilda Eggert
Arthur C Paetz
Marriage: 22 October 1913
Ann Paetz
Robert Paetz

Spouse & Children

22 October 1913
Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States


  • Ann Paetz


  • Male1919–2000Male

Parents & Siblings

  • Joseph Eggert


  • Bertha Reifeio




+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 19

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 21

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

North German: variant of Eckert .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Matilda Paetz in household of Joseph Eggert, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Matilda Eggert in household of Joseph Eggert, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mathilde Eggert in household of Joseph Eggert, "United States Census, 1900"

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