Amanda Juelfs

about 1868–
Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Amanda

Amanda Juelfs was born about 1868, in Iowa, United States. She had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Alfred M Willey.

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Alfred M Willey
Amanda Juelfs
Pearl Vivian Willey
Lester Willey

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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!
Age 0
Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1884 · There is now a Capital Building
Age 16
The capitol building in Des Moines originally had a budget of $1,500,000 but complications arose because of the need of a redesign. The building was dedicated on January 17, 1884, but it wasn’t completed until 1886. On January 4, 1904, a fire started and swept through the areas that housed the Supreme Court and Iowa House of Representatives. A major restoration was performed and documented, with the addition of electrical lighting, elevators, and a telephone system. By the early 1980s, the sandstone exterior of the Capitol had started deteriorating and prompted the installation of canopies to protect pedestrians from falling rubble. The entire reconstruction process took around 18 years to complete.
1900 · Gold for Cash!
Age 32
This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

North German (Jülfs): related to Jolfs, a patronymic from the personal name Jolleff, a variant of Godlef.

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

Sources (5)

  • Amanda Juelfs in entry for Willey, "Wisconsin Births and Christenings, 1826-1926"
  • Amanda Juelfs in entry for Hamsher Vern Wilson and Pearl Vivian Willey, "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934"

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