Paul Strohm

25 November 1904–24 March 1980 (Age 75)
, Gibson, Illnios, USA

The Life of Paul

When Paul Strohm was born on 25 November 1904, his father, George Washington Strohm, was 31 and his mother, Tabitha Jane Hatfield, was 25. He married Sylvia Vines about 1925, in Illinois, United States. He lived in Mount Carmel Precinct, Wabash, Illinois, United States in 1910 and Mount Carmel, Wabash, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. He died on 24 March 1980, at the age of 75.

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Paul Strohm
Sylvia Vines
Marriage: about 1925

Spouse and Children

about 1925
Illinois, United States

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 6

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1925 · Woman's World's Fair

Age 21

The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women

Name Meaning

German:1. probably a variant of Strahm . 2. habitational name for someone from Strohm near Bremen.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Paul Strum in household of George Strum, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Paul Strohm in household of George Strohm, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Paul Strohm in household of George R Strohm, "United States Census, 1910"

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