Goldie Cecilia Jones

9 March 1891–11 January 1945 (Age 53)
Neola, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

The Life of Goldie Cecilia

When Goldie Cecilia Jones was born on 9 March 1891, in Neola, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, her father, William Hallick Jones, was 27 and her mother, Leona Leotta Wood, was 24. She married John Clarence Schrepfer Sr on 25 December 1908, in Woodbury, Iowa, United States. She lived in Liston Township, Woodbury, Iowa, United States for about 10 years and Blue Township, Jackson, Missouri, United States in 1940. She died on 11 January 1945, in Independence, Jackson, Missouri, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Independence, Jackson, Missouri, United States.

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John Clarence Schrepfer Sr
Goldie Cecilia Jones
Marriage: 25 December 1908

Spouse and Children

25 December 1908
Woodbury, Iowa, United States

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

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.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 13

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 15

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.

Name Meaning

English and Welsh: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Jon(e) ( see John ). The surname is especially common in Wales and southern central England. In North America this name has absorbed various cognate and like-sounding surnames from other languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Goldie C Schaefer in household of John C Schaefer, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Goldie Schrepfer in household of John C Schrepfer, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Goldie C Schrepfer in household of John C Schrepfer, "United States Census, 1910"

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