Emil Louis Obrecht

18 September 1888–January 1986 (Age 97)
Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Emil Louis

When Emil Louis Obrecht was born on 18 September 1888, in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Frederick Obrecht, was 30 and his mother, Josephine Kempff, was 26. He had at least 1 son with Jennie P Pike. He lived in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900. He died in January 1986, in Plymouth Meeting, Whitemarsh Township, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 97.

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Emil Louis Obrecht
Jennie P Pike
James David Obrecht

Spouse and Children



Parents and Siblings

    Frederick Obrecht


    Josephine Kempff




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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 17

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. 
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 28

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

1 German (Swiss): variant of Albert .2 Dutch: variant of Obert 2.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Emil Obrecht in household of Frederick Obrecht, "United States Census, 1900"
  • 1900 United States Federal Census

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