Helen Louise Butala

10 March 1923–18 October 2002 (Age 79)
Munhall, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Helen Louise

When Helen Louise Butala was born on 10 March 1923, in Munhall, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, John {Janos, Jan} Butala, was 32 and her mother, Mária Jevcsák, was 31. She married Stephen Langgle on 8 November 1941, in Pennsylvania, United States. She died on 18 October 2002, in Titusville, Brevard, Florida, United States, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Stephen Langgle
1918–1985
Helen Louise Butala
1923–2002
Marriage: 8 November 1941

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 November 1941Pennsylvania, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1927
    Age 4
    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
    1941 · Florida Involvement in World War II
    Age 18
    Similar to the first World War, Florida's location and temperature served as an ideal location for military training; in fact, Florida would end up having 172 military installations. As a result of World War II growth, Camp Blanding became the fourth largest city in Florida, capable of housing over 55,000 soldiers. Many Floridians sacrificed their lives among other Americans to win the war; it's estimated that about 3,000 U.S. deaths were from Floridian troops.
    1944 · The G.I Bill
    Age 21
    The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Indian Alpa, Ameet, Amit, Ashvin, Atul, Dipika, Govind, Kirit, Nilesh, Parul, Rajesh, Rajiv. German Aloys, Math, Mathias.Indian (Gujarat): Gujarati name of unexplained etymology.Slovenian: probably a nickname for a foolish person, derived from the same root as the adjective butast ‘stupid, silly’ (or from the related verb butati ‘to strike against’; compare But ).

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

    Possible Related Names

    But

    Sources (2)

    • Helen Butala in household of John Butala, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Helen Butala, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

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