Ethel M. Conk

19 April 1901–March 1985 (Age 83)
New Jersey, United States

The Life Summary of Ethel M.

When Ethel M. Conk was born on 19 April 1901, in New Jersey, United States, her father, Anthony Conk, was 41 and her mother, Georgiana Bennett, was 39. She married Howard V. Cotay before 1942. She lived in Elizabeth, Union, New Jersey, United States for about 30 years. In 1920, at the age of 19, her occupation is listed as operates machine at a shirt factory in Elizabeth, Union, New Jersey, United States. She died in March 1985, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Howard V. Cotay
Ethel M. Conk
Marriage: before 1942

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    before 1942
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    World Events (8)

    1902 · So Much Farm Land
    Age 1
    A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
    Age 2
    The Public Service Corporation (PSC) was formed on May 6, 1903. The company began as a merger of a power company with four different trolley companies. PSC would ultimately combine with over 400 other companies.
    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
    Age 22
    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

    Name Meaning

    Probably an Americanized form of German Konk or some other similar (like-sounding) German surname derived from an old short form of the personal name Konrad .

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

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    Sources (5)

    • Ethel Cotey, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Ethel M Cotay in household of Howard V Cotay, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Ethel Conk in entry for Howard Cotay, "New Jersey Marriages, 1678-1985"

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