Alice Burkholder Rupp

30 November 1905–20 June 2008 (Age 102)
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Alice Burkholder

When Alice Burkholder Rupp was born on 30 November 1905, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, John Buch Rupp, was 40 and her mother, Eliza Powl Burkholder, was 33. She married James Emron Wolfe about 1929, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States. She lived in West Earl Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920 and Ephrata Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930. She died on 20 June 2008, in Lenola, Burlington, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 102.

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Robert Stark Fowles
Alice Burkholder Rupp
Marriage: about 1942
Lila Marie Fowles

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels
Age 1
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
Age 1
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.
Age 27
Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

German: from a short form of Rupprecht .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Alice B Rupp in household of John B Rupp, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Alice Rupp in household of John B Rupp, "United States Census, 1920"

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