Lowell John Wolfgang

24 July 1928–22 October 2010 (Age 82)
Wheeler, Gratiot, Michigan, United States

The Life of Lowell John

When Lowell John Wolfgang was born on 24 July 1928, in Wheeler, Gratiot, Michigan, United States, his father, Charles Orville Wolfgang, was 19 and his mother, Vera Beatrice Hoard, was 20. He married Beulah M Cole on 24 June 1950, in Breckenridge, Gratiot, Michigan, United States. He lived in Wheeler Township, Gratiot, Michigan, United States in 1940 and Ithaca, Gratiot, Michigan, United States in 1998. He died on 22 October 2010, in Alma, Gratiot, Michigan, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Breckenridge Cemetery, Breckenridge, Gratiot, Michigan, United States.

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Lowell John Wolfgang
Beulah M Cole
Marriage: 24 June 1950

Spouse and Children

24 June 1950
Breckenridge, Gratiot, Michigan, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 1

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Age 3

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Age 22

United States military forces play a leading role against North Korean and Chinese troops in Korean War.

Name Meaning

German: from the Germanic personal name Wolfgang, composed of wolf ‘wolf’+ ganc ‘going’. From the late 10th century it became popular in Bavaria and the south as the name of a saint, Bishop Wolfgang of Regensburg.

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

Sources (3)

  • Lowell Wolfgang in household of Charles Wolfgang, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lowell J Wolfgang in household of Jessie E Wolfgang, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lowell John Wolfgang, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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