William J. Platzer

25 September 1882–29 April 1964 (Age 81)
Missouri, United States

The Life of William J.

When William J. Platzer was born on 25 September 1882, in Missouri, United States, his father, Stephen Platzer, was 34 and his mother, Annette Witzofsky, was 31. He lived in St. Louis, Missouri, United States in 1900. He died on 29 April 1964, in Missouri, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Affton, St. Louis, Missouri, United States.

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William J. Platzer
Alvina Buehler
Mildred Platzer
William H. Platzer

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Parents and Siblings

    Stephen Platzer


    Annette Witzofsky




+2 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 4

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.

Age 22

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

South German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Platz 1, with -er suffix denoting an inhabitant.

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

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Sources (2)

  • William Platzer in household of Stephen Platzer, "United States Census, 1900"
  • William J. Platzer, "Find A Grave Index"

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