Harold A Meckfessel

24 September 1912–3 September 1998 (Age 85)
Sanford, Pawnee, Kansas, United States

The Life Summary of Harold A

When Harold A Meckfessel was born on 24 September 1912, in Sanford, Pawnee, Kansas, United States, his father, Ernest Walter Meckfessel, was 26 and his mother, Mina Abigail Gibson, was 29. He married Fern Kristina Mabel Helms on 24 March 1942, in Garfield, Pawnee, Kansas, United States. He lived in Pleasant Ridge Township, Pawnee, Kansas, United States for about 25 years. He died on 3 September 1998, in Great Bend, Barton, Kansas, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Garfield, Pawnee, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harold A Meckfessel
Fern Kristina Mabel Helms
Marriage: 24 March 1942

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 March 1942Garfield, Pawnee, Kansas, United States
  • Parents and Siblings



    World Events (8)

    1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment
    Age 1
    The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
    1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag
    Age 15
    The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.
    1935 · The FBI is Established
    Age 23
    The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

    Name Meaning

    German: variant of Methfessel . The surname Meckfessel is rare in Germany.

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

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    Sources (10)

    • Harold Meckfessel in household of Ernest W Meckfessel, "Kansas State Census, 1915"
    • Harold Alvin Meckfessel, "Kansas, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"
    • Harold A Meckfessel, "United States Census, 1940"

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