1902–1989 (Age 87)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Theresa

Theresa was born in 1902, in Pennsylvania, United States. She married William A Goetz before 1940, in Pennsylvania, United States. She lived in St. Marys, Elk, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. She died in 1989, in Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in St. Marys, Elk, Pennsylvania, United States.

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William A Goetz
Marriage: before 1940

Spouse & Children

  • Female1902–1989Female

  • William A Goetz


before 1940
Pennsylvania, United States

World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 0

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 3

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 

Age 25

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

Name Meaning

The origin of this female name is unsure. It could come from the name Tarasia or the male name Tarasius. Others derive the name Theresa from a Greek word meaning "to hunt." The name might also be derived from Therasia, an island near Crete, or from another island named Therasia first called Lipara and finally Hiera. A nickname is Tracy.

Sources (3)

  • Theresa Goetz in household of William Goetz, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Theresa Goetz in entry for William Goetz, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1963"
  • Theresa H Goetz, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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