Martha Louise Metz

6 December 1928–23 February 2010 (Age 81)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Martha Louise

When Martha Louise Metz was born on 6 December 1928, in Ohio, United States, her father, Roy Oscar Metz, was 29 and her mother, Laura Edna Schumann, was 30. She lived in Dinsmore Township, Shelby, Ohio, United States in 1930. She died on 23 February 2010, in El Paso, El Paso, Texas, United States, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Roy Oscar Metz
Laura Edna Schumann
Helen Esther Metz
Victor LeRoy Metz
Martha Louise Metz
Walter L J Metz

Parents and Siblings


    Laura Edna Schumann




    Helen Esther Metz


    Victor LeRoy Metz



    Walter L J Metz


World Events (8)


Age 1

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 1

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.

Age 22

United States military forces play a leading role against North Korean and Chinese troops in Korean War.

Name Meaning

1 German: from a short form of the female personal name Mechthild, composed of Germanic maht ‘might’, ‘strength’ + hild ‘strife’, ‘battle’.2 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from Metz in Lorraine, which took its name from a Gaulish tribe, the Mediomatrici; in the name of the place this became abbreviated to Mettis, hence the modern name.3 German: from Mätz, a short form of the personal name Matthias ( see Matthew ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Martha L Metz in household of Roy O Metz, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Martha Louise Metz, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Martha Louise Metz, "Find A Grave Index"

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