Joseph Louis Mench

5 February 1891–31 July 1953 (Age 62)
Worton, Kent, Maryland, United States

The Life of Joseph Louis

When Joseph Louis Mench was born on 5 February 1891, in Worton, Kent, Maryland, United States, his father, Charles Edward Mench, was 27 and his mother, Catherine Linda Geiser, was 23. He had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Annie Virginia Willis. He lived in Kent, Maryland, United States in 1935 and District 3, Kent, Maryland, United States in 1940. He died on 31 July 1953, in Worton, Kent, Maryland, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Chestertown, Kent, Maryland, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Louis Mench
Annie Virginia Willis
Catherine Maryland Mench
Louis Earl Mench
Lucy Mench

Spouse and Children


    Annie Virginia Willis




    Catherine Maryland Mench



    Lucy Mench


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 7

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 17

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

Variant of Mensch .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph L Mench in household of Charles E Mench, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Louis Mench, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Louis Mench, "United States Census, 1930"

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