Helen Hnath

Female18 July 1913–13 May 1999

Brief Life History of Helen

When Helen Hnath was born on 18 July 1913, her father, Janos or John Hnath, was 44 and her mother, Maria Hopko, was 39. She died on 13 May 1999, in Stafford Springs, Stafford, Tolland, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 85.

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Janos or John Hnath
Maria Hopko
John Hnath
John Hnath
Peter Hnath
Michael Hnath
Anna D. Hnath
William Hnath
George Hnath
Helen Hnath
Mary E. Hnath

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    World Events (8)

    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

    Age 3

    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.

    1926 · Sergeant Stubby Dies

    Age 13

    During WWI there was a dog from Connecticut that made a name for himself, his name was sergeant stubby. He was considered the official mascot of the 102nd infantry. He saved his regiment from suprise mustard attacks, comforted those that had been wounded, and even caught a German soldier and held him there until troops found him. He had his own uniform and everything.

    1937 · The Neutrality Act

    Age 24

    The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    Slovak and Rusyn (from Slovakia) (also Hnáth): variant, and an Americanized form, of Hnat and Hnát.

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

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