Emil John Fischer

8 November 1895–April 1975 (Age 79)
St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Emil John

When Emil John Fischer was born on 8 November 1895, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, his father, John Fischer, was 27 and his mother, Barbara Brand, was 25. He married Viola Margaret Heibel about 1925, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States. He died in April 1975, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Emil John Fischer
1895–1975
Viola Margaret Heibel
1892–1967
Marriage: about 1925

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1925St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (2)

    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 1
    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.
    1904 · The World's Fair of 1904
    Age 9
    St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
    Age 21
    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

    Name Meaning

    German, Danish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a fisherman, from Fisch + the agent suffix -er. This name is widespread throughout central and eastern Europe.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Fisch
    Fischler
    Fiser
    Visscher
    Visser
    Vissers
    Wisman

    Sources (7)

    • Amile Fischer in household of John Fischer, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Emil E J Fischer in household of John Fischer, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Emil Fischer, "United States Census, 1940"

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