William Joseph Heintzelman

2 February 1926–1 January 1985 (Age 58)
Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of William Joseph

When William Joseph Heintzelman was born on 2 February 1926, in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, william joseph heintzelman, was 29 and his mother, cecilia anna hauber, was 30. He married Teresa Anne Gormley on 26 January 1946, in Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 1 January 1985, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 58.

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William Joseph Heintzelman
Teresa Anne Gormley
Marriage: 26 January 1946
William John Heintzelman

Spouse and Children

26 January 1946
Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States


Parents and Siblings



    Celcelia Eager



    Elverna Monroe


World Events (8)


Age 1

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1931 · The Bagnell Dam and Lake of the Ozarks

Age 5

The Bagnell Dam on the Osage River was completed in 1931. The dam was built to generate hydroelectric power to the Osage Power Plant. The building of the dam created Lake of the Ozarks, one of the largest man-made lakes in the world, and over 1,000 miles of shoreline.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 16

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

German (Hein(t)zelmann): from a pet form of Heinrich , with the addition of -mann ‘man’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • William Heintzelman in household of T W Heintzelman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • William Heintzelman Jr. in household of William Heintzelman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • William Heintzelman in household of William Heintzelman, "United States Census, 1940"

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