Garfield Ernst Feske

1905–2008 (Age 103)
East Farmington, Polk, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Garfield Ernst Feske

When Garfield Ernst Feske was born on 30 October 1905, in East Farmington, Polk, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Fred S Feske, was 40 and his mother, Anna Louise Rosenow, was 31. He lived in Farmington, Polk, Wisconsin, United States for about 20 years. He died on 15 November 2008, in East Farmington, Polk, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 103, and was buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Osceola, Polk, Wisconsin, United States.

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Fred S Feske
Anna Louise Rosenow
Emma Feske
George Feske
Wilma Feske
Matilda Helen Feske
Carl J Feske
Elsie Anna Feske
Garfield Ernst Feske
Lulu Feske
Lenora Bertha Feske

Parents & Siblings



  • Emma Feske


  • George Feske


  • Wilma Feske


  • Female1899–1993Female

  • Male1901–1970Male

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

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.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 2

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.

Age 27

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

1 English: probably a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place, generally from a field name denoting a triangular area, Old English gāra ( see Gore ) at the corner of an open field after rectangular furlongs had been laid out.2 Jewish: Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Jewish surnames.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Garfield Feske in household of Fred Feske, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Garfield E Feske, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Garfield Feske in household of Fred Feske, "United States Census, 1920"

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