Elizabeth Engle

22 March 1890–13 May 1964 (Age 74)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Engle was born on 22 March 1890, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, her father, Peter Joseph Engle, was 27 and her mother, Bertha Schultz, was 30. She died on 13 May 1964, in her hometown, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Peter Joseph Engle
1863–1913
Bertha Schultz
1860–1926
Margaret Engle
1887–1964
Charles Peter Engle
1888–1963
Elizabeth Engle
1890–1964
Michael John Engle
1891–1959
Frieda Engle
1898–1910
Rose M Engle
1898–1980
Anna Engle
1902–1979

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World Events (8)

1892 · The Masonic Temple Building

Age 2

The Masonic Temple Building was a skyscraper built in Chicago and from 1895 to 1920 it was the tallest building in Chicago. The building featured a central court surrounded by shops on nine floors. On top of the shops there were meeting rooms that were also used as theaters. In 1939 the Masonic Temple was demolished, and a Walgreens drug store was erected in its place. 
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 20

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Engel .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Lizzie Angel in household of Peter Angel, "United States Census, 1900"

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