Richard David Krause

28 October 1928–5 July 2004 (Age 75)
Oakfield, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States

The Life Summary of Richard David

When Richard David Krause was born on 28 October 1928, in Oakfield, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Frank August Krause, was 40 and his mother, Martha Lunden, was 28. He married Dorothy Ann Schriener on 19 August 1950, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States. He lived in Byron, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States in 1930. He died on 5 July 2004, in Pardeeville, Columbia, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 75.

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Richard David Krause
Dorothy Ann Schriener
Marriage: 19 August 1950

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  • Marriage
    19 August 1950Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
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    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.
    1932 · Wisconsin Passes First Unemployment Compensation Law
    Age 4
    The nation's first unemployment compensation law was passed in Wisconsin on January 28, 1932.
    1948 · The Beginning of the Cold War
    Age 20
    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

    Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Otto, Erwin, Hans, Heinz, Horst, Fritz, Gerhard, Dieter, Manfred, Arno, Bernd.German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Kraus .German: from Middle High German krūse ‘pitcher, jug’; a metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of jugs.

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

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    Sources (7)

    • Richard Krause in household of Frank Krause, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Richard D Krause, "United States Social Security Death Index"
    • Richard in entry for Martha Lunden Krause, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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