Theodore J William Yager

15 June 1907–February 1978 (Age 70)
Barron, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Theodore J William

When Theodore J William Yager was born on 15 June 1907, in Barron, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Edward John Jaeger/Yager, was 27 and his mother, Mary E. Kramer, was 20. He married Rose Albina Wasko on 4 January 1937, in Clark, Indiana, United States. He lived in Election District 1 Evanston, Uinta, Wyoming, United States in 1940 and Wisconsin, United States in 1978. He died in February 1978, in Barron, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 70.

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Theodore J William Yager
Rose Albina Wasko
Marriage: 4 January 1937

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4 January 1937
Clark, Indiana, United States

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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1919 · The Chicago Race Riot of 1919

Age 12

During the Chicago race riot, which was raised by racial conflicts throughout Chicago, thirty-eight people died (23 black and 15 white) and over five hundred were injured. It is considered the worst of the approximately 25 riots during the Red Summer and was the worst race riot in Illinois.

Age 20

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 Jewish (Ashkenazic): Americanized spelling of Jäger ( see Jaeger ).2 Americanized spelling of Slovenian Jager ( see Jager 3).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ted Yager, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Theodore Yager in household of Edward Yager, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Theodore Yager in household of Edward Yager, "United States Census, 1910"

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