Katherine A Heim

12 February 1868–27 May 1948 (Age 80)
East Galena Township, Jo Daviess, Illinois, United States

The Life of Katherine A

When Katherine A Heim was born on 12 February 1868, in East Galena Township, Jo Daviess, Illinois, United States, her father, Henry Andreas Heim, was 25 and her mother, Mary Frances Underberg Heim, was 18. She died on 27 May 1948, in Jo Daviess, Illinois, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Galena, Jo Daviess, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Andreas Heim
Mary Frances Underberg Heim
Katherine A Heim
William Charles Heim
Mary Magdalena "Lena" Heim
Mary Christine Heim
Henry John Heim Jr.
Elizabeth A Heim
Frank August Heim
Regina K. Heim
Herman Joseph Heim
Leo L. Heim
Alfred Edmund Heim

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Andreas Heim


    Mary Frances Underberg Heim




+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Age 3

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 22

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 South German: from the Germanic personal name Haimo. Compare English Hammond .2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish personal name Khayim, from Hebrew chayim ‘life’.3 Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead named Heim, from Old Norse heimr ‘home’, ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’, or in some cases a more recent ornamental formation from heim ‘home’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Katie A Heim in household of Henry Heim, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Katherine Heim, "Find A Grave Index"
  • 1900 United States Federal Census

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