Verna M Swank

1906–1992 (Age 86)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Verna M

When Verna M Swank was born on 23 April 1906, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Charles Wesley Swank, was 47 and her mother, Sarah Jane Reese, was 38. She lived in Nuremberg, North Union Township, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States in 1935 and Sugarloaf Township, Columbia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. She died on 2 July 1992, at the age of 86, and was buried in Franklin Township, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Verna M Swank
Eugene Longenberger

Spouse & Children

  • Female1906–1992Female

  • Eugene Longenberger


Parents & Siblings

  • Charles Wesley Swank


  • Sarah Jane Reese




  • Millard Swank


  • Jacob R Swank


  • Female1887–1964Female

  • Oscar Sherman Swank


  • Female1894–1981Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 11

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.

Age 23

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

Americanized form of German Schwank or Schwenk .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Verna M Swank in household of Sarah J Swank, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Verna M Swank, "New York State Census, 1915"

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