Virgie Pauline Trego

1921–2006 (Age 84)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Virgie Pauline

When Virgie Pauline Trego was born on 1 December 1921, in Illinois, United States, her father, Ralph Woodburn Trego, was 37 and her mother, Ida Christine Johnson, was 30. She lived in Oquawka, Henderson, Illinois, United States in 1930 and Kirkwood, Warren, Illinois, United States in 1940. She died on 23 July 2006, in Chicago Heights, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 84.

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Ralph Woodburn Trego
Ida Christine Johnson
Gerald Filmore Trego
Dale Edman Trego
Virgie Pauline Trego
Margaret Catherine Trego
Robert Leroy Trego Sr.
Clyde Eugene Trego
Herbert Conard Trego

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1925 · Woman's World's Fair

Age 4

The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 23

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

English (Devon): probably an altered form of an unidentified Cornish name.

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

Sources (3)

  • Virgie P Trego in household of Ralph W Trego, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Veigei Trego in household of Ralph Trego, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Virgie Farrer in entry for Gerald F Trego, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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