Gertrude M. Stegmaier

1878–1960 (Age 81)
Eagle Lake, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Gertrude M.

When Gertrude M. Stegmaier was born on 23 December 1878, in Eagle Lake, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States, her father, Joseph C. Stegmaier, was 29 and her mother, Johanna Zech, was 31. She married John F. Sullivan on 14 May 1906, in Madison Lake, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Hamilton, Skagit, Washington, United States in 1910 and Waterville, Le Sueur, Minnesota, United States in 1940. She died on 22 January 1960, in Madison Lake, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Calvary Cemetery, Madison Lake, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Gertrude M. Stegmaier
1878–1960
John F. Sullivan
1873–1957
Marriage: 14 May 1906
Cora Marvyl Sullivan
1907–1994
Ilean Sullivan
1916–
John Dale Sullivan
1913–1970

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
14 May 1906
Madison Lake, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States
children

(3)

  • Female1907–1994Female

  • John Dale Sullivan

    Male1913–1970Male

  • Ilean Sullivan

    Female1916–Female

Parents & Siblings

  • Joseph C. Stegmaier

    Male1849–1915Male

  • Johanna Zech

    Female1847–1928Female

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1884 · Iron Mining starts in Minnesota

Age 6

After discovering iron ore in the Vermilion Range in North-East of Minnesota, iron mining companies began to come to the area and caused an economic boom to the area of Duluth and to the state as a whole.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 22

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

German (Bavaria, Württemberg): distinguishing name for a tenant farmer ( see Meyer ) whose land was either by a plank bridge or a steep narrow path (Middle High German stec ‘plank bridge’ or ‘steep narrow path’).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Gertrude Sullivan in household of John Sullivan, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Gertrude Sullivan in household of John Sullivan, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Gertrude M Sullivan in household of John F Sullivan, "United States Census, 1940"

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