William John Trego

1901–1976 (Age 74)
McPherson, Nebraska, United States

The Life of William John

When William John Trego was born on 23 September 1901, in McPherson, Nebraska, United States, his father, Nathan Evan Trego, was 34 and his mother, Sarah May Wilson, was 23. He married Hazel A Cherry on 26 May 1928, in Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Garden, Nebraska, United States in 1935 and Whitewater Election Precinct, McPherson, Nebraska, United States in 1940. He died on 20 June 1976, in North Platte, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in North Platte Cemetery, Lincoln, Nebraska Territory, United States.

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Family Time Line

William John Trego
Hazel A Cherry
Marriage: 26 May 1928
William Howard Trego

Spouse & Children

26 May 1928
Nebraska, United States


  • William Howard Trego


Parents & Siblings



  • Lucille Stelzer


  • Female1899–1993Female

  • Male1901–1976Male

  • Morris Evan Trego


  • Gordon Trego


World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 2

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 22

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English (Devon): probably an altered form of an unidentified Cornish name.

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

Sources (3)

  • John W Trego in household of Nathan E Trego, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Willie J Trego in household of May Trego, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John W Treyo, "United States Census, 1940"

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