Arthur Merrill Fetter

4 June 1915–July 1971 (Age 56)
Sunbury, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Arthur Merrill

When Arthur Merrill Fetter was born on 4 June 1915, in Sunbury, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Frank Lewis Fetter, was 35 and his mother, Marian Daisy Dreibelbis, was 34. He died in July 1971, in Sunbury, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 56.

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Arthur Merrill Fetter
1915–1971
Beata Arlene Kratzer
1918–1995

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
Age 1
Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1917
Age 2
U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1931
Age 16
The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

1 German: variant spelling of Vetter .2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a fat man, from modern German fett, Yiddish fet ‘fat’.

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

Possible Related Names

Fetterman
Vetter

Sources (3)

  • Arthur Fetter in household of Frank Fetter, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Arthur Fetter in household of Frank Fetter, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Arthur Fetter in household of Frank Fetter, "United States Census, 1940"

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