Sophia Gladys Wittman

31 October 1889–2 June 1969 (Age 79)
Clear Creek Township, Cooper, Missouri, United States

The Life of Sophia Gladys

When Sophia Gladys Wittman was born on 31 October 1889, in Clear Creek Township, Cooper, Missouri, United States, her father, Theodore Wittmann, was 49 and her mother, Margaretha Auguste Zinn, was 40. She had at least 1 son with Charles Albert Lich. She lived in Pleasant Green, Clear Creek Township, Cooper, Missouri Territory, United States in 1900. She died on 2 June 1969, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Albert Lich
1888–1949
Sophia Gladys Wittman
1889–1969
Jack Wittman Lich
1916–2010

Spouse and Children

children

(1)

    Jack Wittman Lich

    Male1916–2010Male

Parents and Siblings

    Theodore Wittmann

    Male1840–1891Male

    Margaretha Auguste Zinn

    Female1848–1929Female

siblings

(14)

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 15

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 21

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Whitman .2 Altered spelling of German Wittmann .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sophia G Whitman in household of Robert L Zallee, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Gladys S Lich in household of Charles E Lich, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Sophia Lich in household of Charles A Lich, "United States Census, 1940"

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