John Jules Wenger

Male16 September 1925–28 September 2005

Brief Life History of John Jules

When John Jules Wenger was born on 16 September 1925, in Dillon, Beaverhead, Montana, United States, his father, John E Wenger, was 29 and his mother, Regina Magdeline Langdorf, was 32. He married Marie E Thompson on 3 August 1946, in Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United States. He lived in Dillon Township, Beaverhead, Montana, United States in 1940 and Beaverhead, Montana, United States in 1950. He died on 28 September 2005, in Dillon, Beaverhead, Montana, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Dillon, Beaverhead, Montana, United States.

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John Jules Wenger
Marie E Thompson
Marriage: 3 August 1946

Sources (11)

  • John J Wenger, "United States 1950 Census"
  • John J Wenger, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"
  • John Jules Wenger, "Montana, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 August 1946Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    1933 · Fort Peck Dam Construction Begins

    Age 8

    Construction on the Fort Peck Dam started in 1933. It is the highest of six major dams along the Missouri River. It is located in the northeastern part of Montana near Glasgow and Fort Peck.

    1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

    Age 22

    The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

    Name Meaning


    habitational name for someone from any of various places in Bavaria, Austria, and Switzerland named Weng, Wengen or Wangen.

    topographic name from South German Wang or Weng denoting a grass-covered slope.

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

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