Irene Baumgart

13 August 1898–30 November 1954 (Age 56)
Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana, United States

The Life of Irene

When Irene Baumgart was born on 13 August 1898, in Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana, United States, her father, John Wendell Baumgart, was 29 and her mother, Barbara A Kaffenberger, was 28. She lived in Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, United States in 1910. She died on 30 November 1954, in Missouri, United States, at the age of 56.

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John Wendell Baumgart
Barbara A Kaffenberger
Edwin Phillip Baumgart
Irene Baumgart
Adolph Carl Baumgart
Clarence Baumgart
Virginia Ida Baumgart
Jeanette E Baumgart
Mildred E Baumgart
Elmer John Baumgart
Elanora Baumgart

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World Events (8)

1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 6

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.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 8

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 15

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

Name Meaning

German and Jewish: variant of Baumgarten .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Irene Baumgart in household of John W Baumgart, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Irene Baumgart in household of John W Baumgart, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Irene Mckenna in entry for Jeannette E Humphrey, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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