Richard Jerry Hurt

3 October 1918–6 December 1995 (Age 77)
Farwell, Howard, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Richard Jerry

When Richard Jerry Hurt was born on 3 October 1918, in Farwell, Howard, Nebraska, United States, his father, Zaroslav Joseph Hurt, was 44 and his mother, Anna Slavicek, was 37. He married Genevieve O. Sidel in August 0030, in St. Paul, Howard, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Posen Election Precinct, Howard, Nebraska, United States in 1930. He died on 6 December 1995, in Boelus, Howard, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 77.

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Richard Jerry Hurt
Genevieve O. Sidel
Marie Ann Hurt
Eugene E. Hurt

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    Zaroslav Joseph Hurt





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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Age 2

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

Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English (chiefly Nottinghamshire): variant of Hart .2 German: topographic name from Middle High German hurt ‘hurdle’, ‘woven fence’.3 Dutch: nickname, presumably for a pugnacious or aggressive person, from Middle Dutch hort, hurt ‘strike’, ‘blow’, ‘attack’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Richard Hurt in household of Jerry Hurt, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Richard Hurt in entry for Mrs Genevieve O Hurt, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Richard J Hurt, "Nebraska Marriages, 1855-1995"

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