Joe Effingger

25 November 1938–August 1989 (Age 50)
Belzoni, Humphreys, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Joe

Joe Effingger was born on 25 November 1938, in Belzoni, Humphreys, Mississippi, United States. He died in August 1989, in Yazoo, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 50.

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World Events (3)

1939 · First Oil Well in Mississippi Located in Yazoo County

Age 1

Fredric F. Mellen was a geologist that was surveyed a clay and minerals project. While doing this he instead struck oil and started the oil industry in Mississippi.
1941

Age 3

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1941 · The Four Freedoms

Age 3

President Roosevelt spoke in front of Congress and gave a speech on what Freedoms everyone should be granted. First being the Freedom of Speech. Second, the freedom of Religion, Third, The Freedom from Want, and Fourth, the Freedom from Fear. Being a big deal, FDR didn't just say that all people should have these freedoms because Americans already expected these freedoms.

Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: habitational name from a place near Zurich named Effingen or a place in Swabia, near Stuttgart, now called Öffingen.

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

Sources (1)

  • Joseph Effingger, "United States Public Records, 1970-2009"

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