Margaret Rose Stegmaier

1886–1959 (Age 73)
Erin Township, Rice, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Margaret Rose

When Margaret Rose Stegmaier was born in 1886, in Erin Township, Rice, Minnesota, United States, her father, Joseph C. Stegmaier, was 37 and her mother, Johanna Zech, was 39. She married John L Turek in 1907, in Erin Township, Rice, Minnesota, United States. She died in 1959, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Margaret Rose Stegmaier
John L Turek
Marriage: 1907

Spouse & Children

Erin Township, Rice, Minnesota, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • Joseph C. Stegmaier


  • Johanna Zech




+6 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 0

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1893 · The Minnesota State Flag

Age 7

The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 20

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

German (Bavaria, Württemberg): distinguishing name for a tenant farmer ( see Meyer ) whose land was either by a plank bridge or a steep narrow path (Middle High German stec ‘plank bridge’ or ‘steep narrow path’).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Rose Turek in household of John Turek, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Rose Turek in entry for John L. Turek, "Minnesota Deaths and Burials, 1835-1990"
  • Margaret Rose Stegmeyier, "Minnesota Births and Christenings, 1840-1980"

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