William H Troth Jr

1939–2006 (Age 67)
Underwood, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

The Life of William H

When William H Troth Jr was born on 23 January 1939, in Underwood, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, his father, William H. Troth, was 23 and his mother, Gertrude Maurine Callison, was 21. He lived in St. Lawrence Township, Hand, South Dakota, United States in 1940 and Cherokee, Iowa, United States in 2006. He died on 15 February 2006, in Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa, United States, at the age of 67.

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William H. Troth
Gertrude Maurine Callison
William H Troth Jr
Phyllis Mae Troth

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  • Male1939–2006Male

  • Phyllis Mae Troth


World Events (8)


Age 2

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1941 · The Four Freedoms

Age 2

President Roosevelt spoke in front of Congress and gave a speech on what Freedoms everyone should be granted. First being the Freedom of Speech. Second, the freedom of Religion, Third, The Freedom from Want, and Fourth, the Freedom from Fear. Being a big deal, FDR didn't just say that all people should have these freedoms because Americans already expected these freedoms.
1958 · The First U.S. Satellite in Space

Age 19

Explorer 1 was the first satellite of the United States to be launched and successfully orbit the Earth.

Name Meaning

English (West Midlands): nickname from Middle English trowthe, trouthe ‘good faith’, ‘loyalty’. By my troth was a common phrase emphasizing the veracity of an assertion, and the nickname may have been bestowed on someone who used it habitually or to excess.

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

Sources (2)

  • William Troth in household of William Troth, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William H Troth, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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