Della Rose Jaeger

16 April 1928–about 2003 (Age 74)
Dyersville, Dubuque, Iowa, United States

The Life of Della Rose

When Della Rose Jaeger was born on 16 April 1928, in Dyersville, Dubuque, Iowa, United States, her father, Silverius Jaeger, was 29 and her mother, Angela Kramer, was 25. She lived in Dubuque, Iowa, United States in 1935 and Marietta, Cobb, Georgia, United States in 2010. She died about 2003, in Dyersville, Dubuque, Iowa, United States, at the age of 75.

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Della Rose Jaeger

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    Angela Kramer




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World Events (8)


Age 1

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.
1934 · The Grout Museum

Age 6

The museum started as a private collection given to the city by Henry W. Grout. Today it is still a nonprofit educational museum that helps engage students and all people from the surrounding communities.
1948 · The Beginning of the Cold War

Age 20

The Berlin Blockade was the first major crises of the Cold War. The Soviet Union blocked all access to the sectors of Berlin under Western control and offered to drop the blockade if the newly introduced Deutsche Mark was removed from West Berlin. The Berlin Blockade showed the different ideological and economic visions for postwar Europe. Even though there wasn't any fire fight during the cold war, many of these skirmishes arose and almost caused nuclear war on multiple occasions.

Name Meaning

German (mostly Jäger) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a hunter, Middle High German jēger(e), Middle Low German jeger(e) (agent derivatives of jagen ‘to hunt’); as a Jewish surname, it is mainly ornamental, derived from German Jäger. The surname is also established in Scandinavia (Swedish Jäger; Danish and Norwegian Jæger) and has been Latinized as Venator.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Della R Jaeger in household of Sylverius Jaeger, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Della Rose Jaeger in household of Sylverios Jaeger, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Della Rose Downey in entry for Urban J Jaeger, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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