Ella A. Overhagen

1910–1965 (Age 55)
Jefferson, Monroe, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Ella A.

When Ella A. Overhagen was born in 1910, in Jefferson, Monroe, Wisconsin, United States, her father, Thorvald Overhagen, was 42 and her mother, Ragna Jothen, was 40. She married George Theodore Meissner in November 1932, in Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Melvina, Monroe, Wisconsin, United States in 1940 and Wisconsin, United States in 1965. She died on 15 September 1965, in Sparta, Monroe, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Sparta, Monroe, Wisconsin, United States.

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Ella A. Overhagen
George Theodore Meissner
Marriage: November 1932
Lavonne D Miessner

Spouse & Children

November 1932
Wisconsin, United States


  • Lavonne D Miessner


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World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 0

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1919 · Minimum Wage Laws Passed

Age 9

The first minimum wage law took effect in 1919 and specified women and children under 17 years of age should be paid 22 cents per hour.

Age 17

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Dutch: reduced form of van der Hagen, a habitational name for someone from places named Haag, Hage, or Ter Hagen in Belgium and the Netherlands.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Ella A Miessner in household of George T Miessner, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ella A Overhagen in household of Torval T Overhagen, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ella Overhayen Twin in household of Torvald Overhayen, "United States Census, 1920"

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