Rudolph Anton Wewel

Male24 July 1913–12 June 1986

Brief Life History of Rudolph Anton

When Rudolph Anton Wewel was born on 24 July 1913, in Newport, Rock, Nebraska, United States, his father, Heinrich Anton Wewel, was 45 and his mother, Amelia Kubik, was 35. He married Gail Mary Lutz on 19 May 1936. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in United States in 1949 and Newport Township, Rock, Nebraska, United States in 1950. He died on 12 June 1986, at the age of 72, and was buried in Stuart, Holt, Nebraska, United States.

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Rudolph Anton Wewel
Gail Mary Lutz
Marriage: 19 May 1936
Jean Marie Wewel

Sources (13)

  • Rudolph A Wewel, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Rudolph Anton Wewel, "Nebraska, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"
  • Rudolph A. Wewel, "BillionGraves Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 May 1936
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (8)

    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

    Age 3

    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.


    Age 4

    U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

    1935 · The FBI is Established

    Age 22

    The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Rainer.

    German: probably from a variant of Wiewall or North German Wewel (Middle Low German wevel ‘(grain) beetle’), nicknames for a farmer whose crop was damaged by the insect.

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

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