Veronica Rita Hulser

14 January 1924–14 January 2013 (Age 89)
College Point, Queens, New York, United States

The Life of Veronica Rita

When Veronica Rita Hulser was born on 14 January 1924, in College Point, Queens, New York, United States, her father, Edward Julius Hulser, was 35 and her mother, Ellen Dockendorf, was 33. She lived in Queens, New York City, New York, United States for about 15 years. She died on 14 January 2013, in Mira Loma, Riverside, California, United States, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

George Edward Fickett
1921–2014
Veronica Rita Hulser
1924–2013

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

    Edward Julius Hulser

    Male1913–1990Male

    Female1915–1995Female

    Ruth Hulser

    Female1916–1926Female

    Female1917–1999Female

    Female1918–1971Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1927

Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1934 · Alcatraz Island Becomes Federal Penitentiary

Age 10

Alcatraz Island officially became Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary on August 11, 1934. The island is situated in the middle of frigid water and strong currents of the San Francisco Bay, which deemed it virtually inescapable. Alcatraz became known as the toughest prison in America and was seen as a “last resort prison.” Therefore, Alcatraz housed some of America’s most notorious prisoners such as Al Capone and Robert Franklin Stroud. Due to the exorbitant cost of running the prison, and the deterioration of the buildings due to salt spray, Alcatraz Island closed as a penitentiary on March 21, 1963. 
1948 · The Beginning of the Cold War

Age 24

The Berlin Blockade was the first major crises of the Cold War. The Soviet Union blocked all access to the sectors of Berlin under Western control and offered to drop the blockade if the newly introduced Deutsche Mark was removed from West Berlin. The Berlin Blockade showed the different ideological and economic visions for postwar Europe. Even though there wasn't any fire fight during the cold war, many of these skirmishes arose and almost caused nuclear war on multiple occasions.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Hölzer ( see Holzer ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Rita Hulser in household of Edward Hulser, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Rita Hulser in household of Walter Horton, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Rita Fickett in entry for Albert E Hulser Hulser, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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