Helen Irene Bischoff

18 June 1887–22 October 1964 (Age 77)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Helen Irene

Helen Irene Bischoff was born on 18 June 1887, in North Carolina, United States as the daughter of William Barthold Bischoff. She married Frank Lee Jenkins in 1905, in North Carolina, United States. She lived in Washington, United States in 1964. She died on 22 October 1964, in Washington, District of Columbia, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Statesville, Iredell, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frank Lee Jenkins
Helen Irene Bischoff
Marriage: 1905

Spouse and Children

North Carolina, United States

Parents and Siblings

    William Barthold Bischoff




    Henry Theodore Bischoff



    Helen Irene Bischoff


World Events (8)

1888 · Washington Monument Completed

Age 1

The Washington Monument designed by Robert Mills, was completed and opens to the public on October 9, 1888.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 21

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German bischof, Middle Low German bischop ‘bishop’, probably applied as a nickname for someone with a pompous manner or as a metonymic occupational name for someone in the service of a bishop. See also Bishop .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Mrs Irene Bischoff Jenkins, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
  • Helen Irene Bischoff Jenkins, "Find A Grave Index"

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