William Eugene Hecker

18 December 1937–13 August 2001 (Age 63)
New Kensington, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of William Eugene

When William Eugene Hecker was born on 18 December 1937, in New Kensington, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John Holderbaum Hecker, was 56 and his mother, Minni Edna Ream, was 41. He lived in Arnold, New Kensington, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States in 1950. He died on 13 August 2001, in Stanton, Montgomery, Iowa, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Missouri Veterans Cemetery at Springfield, Springfield, Greene, Missouri, United States.

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John Holderbaum Hecker
Minni Edna Ream
Robert Mathias Moon
Charles Hecker
Elenor Hecker
Ida Hecker
William Hecker
Elvie Viola Ream
Ida Rebecca Hecker
Elenor Jean Hecker
David Thomas Hecker
Genevieve Louise Hecker
Genevieve hecker
Virgil Ray Hecker
Donald L. Hecker
William Eugene Hecker
Charles Hecker

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World Events (8)

Age 4
Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1945 · Missouri's Fourth Constitution Becomes Effective
Age 8
Missouri's current constitution became effective on March 30, 1945.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins
Age 18
The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: variant of Heck 1, with the addition of the suffix -er, denoting an inhabitant.German and Swiss German: habitational name for someone from any of the places called Hecke or Hecken.German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Hacker ‘butcher, woodcutter’.

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

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Sources (7)

  • William E Hecker in household of John H Hecker, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William E Hecker, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • William E Hecker, "United States 1950 Census"

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