Ira Joel Tatu

18 November 1866–13 February 1951 (Age 84)
Erie, New York, United States

The Life of Ira Joel

When Ira Joel Tatu was born on 18 November 1866, in Erie, New York, United States, his father, Justin Peter Tatu, was 24 and his mother, Ellen Sophia Stebbins, was 22. He married Jennie Kreps on 18 May 1891, in Sauk City, Sauk, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Orange, Juneau, Wisconsin, United States in 1920 and Camp Douglas, Juneau, Wisconsin, United States for about 10 years. He died on 13 February 1951, in Sparta, Monroe, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Camp Douglas, Juneau, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ira Joel Tatu
1866–1951
Jennie Kreps
1875–1953
Marriage: 18 May 1891
Jeanette Tatu
1892–
Joseph Tatu
1893–
Ethel Tatu
1894–1917
Jesse Bernard Tatu
1895–1927
Margaret Ellen Tatu
1898–1975
Mina Merl Tatu
1902–1991
William H Tatu
1903–1963
Cecelia Alice Tatu
1905–1935
Lawrence F Tatu
1908–1977
Charles A Tatu
1910–1991
Pearl Tatu
1913–
Aaron Howard Tatu
1915–1961

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 May 1891
Sauk City, Sauk, Wisconsin, United States
children

(12)

    Jeanette Tatu

    Female1892–Female

    Joseph Tatu

    Male1893–Male

    Ethel Tatu

    Female1894–1917Female

    Jesse Bernard Tatu

    Male1895–1927Male

    Female1898–1975Female

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Justin Peter Tatu

    Male1842–1925Male

    Ellen Sophia Stebbins

    Female1844–1902Female

siblings

(5)

    Male1866–1951Male

    Female1869–1943Female

    Edna Alvira Tatu

    Female1870–1942Female

    Curtis Fulmer Tatu

    Male1872–1940Male

    Lillian Julliette Tatu

    Female1874–1936Female

World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1867 · The First Successful Typewriter is Invented

Age 1

A patent was filed on October 11, 1867, on a new direct action typewriter. The patent was filed by Christopher Latham Sholes, Carlos Glidden, and Samuel Soule who had invented the prototype in Milwaukee.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 24

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

1 Italian: from the Germanic personal name Tata, Tada.2 Indian (Gujarat and Bombay city): Parsi name, probably from Gujarati tat ‘father’ (Sanskrit tāta).3 Albanian and Greek (Tatas): nickname from Albanian tatë ‘father’, ‘daddy’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Ira Tatu, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ira J Tatta, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ira Tatu, "United States Census, 1930"

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