Jonas S Bechtold

15 December 1902–October 1985 (Age 82)
Conestoga Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Jonas S

When Jonas S Bechtold was born on 15 December 1902, in Conestoga Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Jonas Long Bechtold, was 40 and his mother, Louisa Frances Carrigan, was 39. He married Anna Frances Lehman in 1920, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States. He died in October 1985, in Manor Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 82.

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Jonas S Bechtold
Anna Frances Lehman
Marriage: 1920

Spouse and Children

Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Jonas Long Bechtold


    Louisa Frances Carrigan





    Jacob Bechtold


    Fannie M Bechtold


    Harry P. Bechtold



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World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

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.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 3

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 

Age 25

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Southwestern German: from the personal name Bechtold, a dialect variant of Berthold .

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

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