Lenna Grace Traxler

1897–1983 (Age 85)
Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Lenna Grace

When Lenna Grace Traxler was born on 17 May 1897, in Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Charles I Traxler, was 30 and her mother, Bertha Flavia Fullmer, was 29. She lived in Huntington Township, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. She died in 1983, at the age of 86.

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Lenna Grace Traxler
Leon Atwood ROBBINS

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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 8

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 

Age 23

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

South German (Bavarian and Austrian): occupational name for a wood turner, a variant of Drechsler ( see Dressler ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Lenna G Traxler in household of Charles I Traxler, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lenna G Traxler in household of Peter Traxler, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lenna Traxler in entry for Charles Bert Switzer and Ethel Bertha Robbins, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

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