Harold Elmo Hartz

1900–1974 (Age 74)
Roca, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Harold Elmo

When Harold Elmo Hartz was born on 8 May 1900, in Roca, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States, his father, Elmo Ross Hartz, was 22 and his mother, Gertrude Martha Mc Kinnon, was 21. He married Horace Minnie Stevenson on 25 January 1923. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Lakeside, Chelan, Washington, United States in 1935 and Chelan Election Precinct 2, Chelan, Washington, United States in 1940. He died on 24 December 1974, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Seattle, King, Washington, United States.

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Harold Elmo Hartz
Horace Minnie Stevenson
Marriage: 25 January 1923
Robert Edward Hartz
Helen Lucile Hartz
Donna Marie Hartz
Marlene J. Hartz

Spouse and Children

25 January 1923
Deadwod, Lawrence, South Dakota, USA


    Robert Edward Hartz


    Helen Lucile Hartz


    Donna Marie Hartz


    Marlene J. Hartz


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1907 · Pike's Market

Age 7

Pike’s Market is one of the oldest still working farmer’s markets in the US. It is located in Seattle’s central business district, just north of Belltown , and southwest of central waterfront and Elliott Bay. One of the attractions there is the gum wall. 

Age 20

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

Name Meaning

German:1. topographic name, a variant of Hardt . 2. from a short form of a Germanic compound name beginning with hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’. 3. North German: from a form of Low German Hart 1 altered to the phonology of standard German. 4. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from Yiddish harts ‘heart’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Harold E Hartz, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Harold E Hartz in household of Jacob Batinovich, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Harold E Hartz, "United States Census, 1930"

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