Ella Ehlert

22 April 1909–4 December 1985 (Age 76)
Magnolia, Harrison, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Ella

When Ella Ehlert was born on 22 April 1909, her father, Frank Wilhelm Ehlert, was 39 and her mother, Katherine Dorothea Maria Voss, was 39. She married Edward Hoffman on 5 June 1929, in Magnolia, Harrison, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Allen, Harrison, Iowa, United States in 1930 and Allen Township, Harrison, Iowa, United States in 1940. She died on 4 December 1985, at the age of 76, and was buried in Magnolia, Harrison, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Hoffman
Ella Ehlert
Marriage: 5 June 1929
Arline Lucille Hoffman
Roland Lee Hoffman

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 June 1929Magnolia, Harrison, Iowa, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1910 · The BSA is Made
    Age 1
    Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
    1913 · The Completion of the Keokuk Dam
    Age 4
    The Keokuk Dam was completed in 1913 and began to power the surrounding area. It was the largest single capacity powerhouse in the world at the time. After World War II, the powerhouse was modernized and all the units were converted in 2002. It remains the largest privately owned and operated dam on the Mississippi River.
    Age 20
    13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

    Name Meaning

    North German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements agil ‘edge’, ‘point’ (of a sword) + hard ‘brave’, ‘hardy’, ‘strong’ or ward ‘guard’.

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

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    Sources (12)

    • Ella Ehlert, "Iowa State Census, 1915"
    • Ella Hoffman in household of Edward Hoffman, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Ella Hoffman in household of Eddie Hoffman, "United States Census, 1930"

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