Wilhelmina Minnadorot Von der Ohe

1892–1969 (Age 77)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Wilhelmina Minnadorot

When Wilhelmina Minnadorot Von der Ohe was born in January 1892, in Illinois, United States, her father, Heinrich Von der Ohe, was 41 and her mother, Johanna Schultze, was 31. She married James Aloysius Boyle on 4 September 1915, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States for about 30 years. She died in 1969, at the age of 77.

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Wilhelmina Minnadorot Von der Ohe
1892–1969
James Aloysius Boyle
1891–1981
Marriage: 4 September 1915
LaVerne Boyle Cutler

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
4 September 1915
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
children

(1)

  • LaVerne Boyle Cutler

    FemaleFemale

Parents & Siblings

  • Heinrich Von der Ohe

    Male1850–1915Male

  • Johanna Schultze

    Female1861–1897Female

siblings

(8)

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World Events (8)

1892 · The Masonic Temple Building

Age 0

The Masonic Temple Building was a skyscraper built in Chicago and from 1895 to 1920 it was the tallest building in Chicago. The building featured a central court surrounded by shops on nine floors. On top of the shops there were meeting rooms that were also used as theaters. In 1939 the Masonic Temple was demolished, and a Walgreens drug store was erected in its place. 
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

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.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 21

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch vonc, vonke ‘spark’, hence probably a metonymic occupational name for a smith.

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

Sources (3)

  • Minnie Von Derhoe in household of Edward Von Derhoe, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Minnie Boyle in household of James A Boyle, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Minnie Vonderhoe, "Illinois, Chicago, Catholic Church Records, 1833-1925"

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