Lillian Bertha Knoll

1902–1971 (Age 69)
Dundee Township, Kane, Illinois, United States

The Life of Lillian Bertha

When Lillian Bertha Knoll was born in 1902, in Dundee Township, Kane, Illinois, United States, her father, Friedrich Knoll, was 34 and her mother, Dorathea Sophia Marie Louise Sieckman, was 31. She lived in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States in 1910. She died in 1971, in Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Elnor Edwin Gruhle
1899–1986
Lillian Bertha Knoll
1902–1971

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World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 0

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 5

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 21

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

1 English and German: topographic name for someone living near a hilltop or mountain peak, from Middle English knolle ‘hilltop’, ‘hillock’ (Old English cnoll), Middle High German knol ‘peak’. In some cases the English name is habitational, from one of the many places named with this word, for example Knole in Kent or Knowle in Dorset, West Midlands, etc.2 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a peasant or a crude clumsy person, from Middle High German knolle ‘lump’, ‘clod’, German Knolle.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Lilly Knoll in household of Dora Knoll, "United States Census, 1910"

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