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
1842–1920
Mary Frances Underberg Heim
1849–1939
Katherine A Heim
1868–1948
William Charles Heim
1872–1948
Mary Magdalena "Lena" Heim
1874–1955
Mary Christine Heim
1877–1948
Henry John Heim Jr.
1879–1967
Elizabeth A Heim
1881–1952
Frank August Heim
1885–1945
Regina K. Heim
1887–1923
Herman Joseph Heim
1890–1977
Leo L. Heim
1892–1901
Alfred Edmund Heim
1895–1980

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Andreas Heim

    Male1842–1920Male

    Mary Frances Underberg Heim

    Female1849–1939Female

siblings

(11)

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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.
1871

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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