Edna Mae Gallion

15 March 1911–1 May 2002 (Age 91)
Cerro Gordo, Iowa, United States

The Life of Edna Mae

When Edna Mae Gallion was born on 15 March 1911, in Cerro Gordo, Iowa, United States, her father, William VG Gallion, was 35 and her mother, Bertha H Cookman, was 22. She married Richard Daniel William Teitz on 1 February 1933, in Manly, Worth, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Lincoln Township, Worth, Iowa, United States for about 10 years and Danville Township, Worth, Iowa, United States in 1940. She died on 1 May 2002, in Mason City, Cerro Gordo, Iowa, United States, at the age of 91.

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Richard Daniel William Teitz
Edna Mae Gallion
Marriage: 1 February 1933
Loren Richard Tietz
Laura Mae Tietz

Spouse and Children

    Richard Daniel William Teitz



1 February 1933
Manly, Worth, Iowa, United States


    Loren Richard Tietz


    Laura Mae Tietz


Parents and Siblings



+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1913 · The Completion of the Keokuk Dam

Age 2

The Keokuk Dam was completed in 1913 and began to power the surrounding area. It was the largest single capacity powerhouse in the world at the time. After World War II, the powerhouse was modernized and all the units were converted in 2002. It remains the largest privately owned and operated dam on the Mississippi River.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 24

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

French: from a diminutive of Old French galier ‘man with a cheerful disposition’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Edna Gallion in household of William Gallion, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edna M Tietz in household of Richard Tietz, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edna M Gallion in household of William V G Gallion, "United States Census, 1920"

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