Helen Ethel Zeches

Brief Life History of Helen Ethel

When Helen Ethel Zeches was born in 1906, her father, William Leonard Zeches, was 29 and her mother, Katherine Merrill, was 26. She lived in Wethersfield, Wyoming, New York, United States in 1910. She died in 1922, at the age of 16, and was buried in Saint Nicholas Cemetery, Java, Wyoming, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Leonard Zeches
1877–1954
Katherine Merrill
1880–1931
John Frank Zeches
1901–1976
William A Zeches
1904–
Helen Ethel Zeches
1906–1922
Frank Lawrence Zeches
1907–1968
Elizabeth Florence Zeches
1910–1980
Catherine Zeches
1916–1982

Sources (3)

  • Helen E Zeches in household of William L Zeches, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ethel Zeches, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Find a Grave website

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

1906 · Licencing Butchers

A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

German:

occupational name from Middle High German zëchære denoting a member of a watch or some other task that was carried out on an organized rota (see Zech 3).

from a variant of the personal name Zacharias .

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

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