Mary Helen Denka

15 February 1912–20 December 1971 (Age 59)
Charleston, Black River Township, Lorain, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Helen

When Mary Helen Denka was born on 15 February 1912, in Charleston, Black River Township, Lorain, Ohio, United States, her father, John Denka, was 39 and her mother, Maria Tvaroska, was 40. She married Edward Aloysius Fitzpatrick on 2 July 1938, in Washington D.C., United States. She died on 20 December 1971, in Washington D.C., United States, at the age of 59.

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Edward Aloysius Fitzpatrick
Mary Helen Denka
Marriage: 2 July 1938

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 July 1938Washington D.C., United States
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    World Events (8)

    1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment
    Age 1
    The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
    1913 · The Seventeenth Amendment
    Age 1
    The Seventeenth Amendment allows the people of each state to elect their own Senators instead of having the state legislature assign them.
    Age 17
    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.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Erwin, Helmuth, Elke, Erhart, Kurt.German: from a short form of a personal name containing the Old High German element thank ‘thank, think, thought’. Compare Denk .Hungarian: from a pet form of any of the personal names Dénes, Demeter, or Demjén.

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

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    Sources (4)

    • Mary Denka in household of Mary Denka, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Mary Helen Denka, "District of Columbia Marriages, 1811-1950"
    • Mary Denka in household of John Denka, "United States Census, 1920"

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