Herschel Martel Hulce

7 February 1887–14 January 1955 (Age 67)
Vail, Crawford Co., IOWA

The Life of Herschel Martel

When Herschel Martel Hulce was born on 7 February 1887, his father, Lucian Mortimer Hulce, was 36 and his mother, Eleanor Josephine Niles, was 33. He married Margaret Mary Matthews about 1919, in Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in United States in 1930 and Ventura, Alaska, United States in 2006. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 14 January 1955, in Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa, United States, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Herschel Martel Hulce
Margaret Mary Matthews
Marriage: about 1919
Raymond Joseph Hulce
John Pierre Hulce
Robert Wayne Hulce

Spouse and Children

about 1919
Iowa, United States


    Raymond Joseph Hulce


    John Pierre Hulce


    Robert Wayne Hulce


Parents and Siblings

    Lucian Mortimer Hulce


    Eleanor Josephine Niles




+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

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.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 3

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 19

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.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch and North German Hulse .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Herschel M Hulce, "Iowa State Census, 1925"
  • Herschel M Hulce, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Herschel Hulce, "United States Census, 1930"

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