Vera M. Troth

1899–1985 (Age 86)
Kansas, United States

The Life of Vera M.

Vera M. Troth was born on 28 February 1899, in Kansas, United States. She married Richard Andrew Kerr. She died in October 1985, in Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas, United States, at the age of 86.

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Vera M. Troth
1899–1985
Richard Andrew Kerr
1898–1969
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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 1

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 24

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

Name Meaning

English (West Midlands): nickname from Middle English trowthe, trouthe ‘good faith’, ‘loyalty’. By my troth was a common phrase emphasizing the veracity of an assertion, and the nickname may have been bestowed on someone who used it habitually or to excess.

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

Sources (1)

  • Vera M Kerr in household of Richard Kerr, "United States Census, 1940"

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