Helena Arnold

1893–1979 (Age 86)
Glidden, Ashland, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Helena

When Helena Arnold was born on 3 February 1893, in Glidden, Ashland, Wisconsin, United States, her father, Joseph Arnold, was 41 and her mother, Helene Haimerl, was 32. She married Joseph Jordan Jr on 23 May 1911, in Glidden, Ashland, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Gordon, Ashland, Wisconsin, United States for about 5 years and Mellen, Ashland, Wisconsin, United States for about 20 years. She died on 2 September 1979, in Ashland, Ashland, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Mellen, Ashland, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Jordan Jr
1887–1949
Helena Arnold
1893–1979
Marriage: 23 May 1911
James Andrew Jordan
1918–2017
James Andrew Jordan
1918–2017
Helen Margaret Jordan
1920–1987
Elizabeth Ann Jordan
1925–2018
William J Jordan
1928–1928
Lawrence John Jordan
1929–2003
Edward Jordan
1931–1931

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 May 1911
Glidden, Ashland, Wisconsin, United States
children

(7)

    James Andrew Jordan

    Male1918–2017Male

    James Andrew Jordan

    Male1918–2017Male

    Female1920–1987Female

    Elizabeth Ann Jordan

    Female1925–2018Female

    William J Jordan

    Male1928–1928Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Arnold

    Male1851–1941Male

    Helene Haimerl

    Female1860–1933Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

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.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 14

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 23

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Saxon, Latin: Faithful to his honour, help in war, helping lord, powerful lord

Sources (3)

  • Lena Arnold in household of Joseph Arnold, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Helen Jordan in household of Joe Jordan, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Helen Jordan in household of Joseph Jordan, "United States Census, 1930"

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