Jacqueline Lillian Peterson

1 June 1935–30 October 1953 (Age 18)
St. Louis, Missouri, United States

The Life of Jacqueline Lillian

When Jacqueline Lillian Peterson was born on 1 June 1935, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States, her father, Jerome George Peterson, was 27 and her mother, Ruth Louise Lange, was 20. She lived in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States in 1940. She died on 30 October 1953, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 18, and was buried in New Saint Marcus Cemetery, Affton, St. Louis, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jerome George Peterson
Ruth Louise Lange
Jacqueline Lillian Peterson
Diane Ruth Peterson

Parents and Siblings



World Events (7)

1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 2

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Age 6

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1945 · Missouri's Fourth Constitution Becomes Effective

Age 10

Missouri's current constitution became effective on March 30, 1945.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and German: patronymic from Peter .2 Americanized form of similar surnames of non-English origin (such as Petersen , or Swedish Pettersson).3 In VT, there are Petersons who were originally called by the French name Beausoleil ; in some documentation this was translated fairly literally as Prettysun, which was then assimilated to Peterson.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Jacqueline L Peterson in household of Jerome G Peterson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Jacqueline Lillian Peterson, "Find A Grave Index"

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