William Jack Butteris

5 April 1923–31 January 1978 (Age 54)
Charles City, Floyd, Iowa, United States

The Life of William Jack

When William Jack Butteris was born on 5 April 1923, in Charles City, Floyd, Iowa, United States, his father, Willie Butteris, was 34 and his mother, Henrietta Mae Emhoff, was 29. He lived in Mount Vernon, Mills, Iowa, United States in 1935 and Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1943. He died on 31 January 1978, in Lisbon, Linn, Iowa, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Lisbon, Linn, Iowa, United States.

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Willie Butteris
Henrietta Mae Emhoff
Gertrude Berniece Butteris
Winifred May Butteris
Mildred Arlene Butteris
Marianne Butteris
William Jack Butteris
Betty Jane Butteris
Alvin Paul Butteris

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World Events (8)

1926 · Iowa becomes a provider of food to the world

Age 3

Pioneer Hi-Bred International was the leader company experimenting with hybridization of corn and other seeds for agriculture in the world. It helped make different kinds of crop able to grow in harsh conditions so that other parts of the world would be able to farm and become self-sufficient. It was bought out by DuPont in 1999 and has continued to help struggling countries around the world.

Age 4

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Age 18

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Butter 1.2 English: occupational name for a servant working in a wine cellar, Norman French boterie ( see Buttery ), with the Middle English genitive -s.3 German: variant of Butter 2.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jack Buttress in household of Wm Buttress, "Iowa State Census, 1925"
  • William J Butteris in household of William H Butteris, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Jack Butteris in household of William H Butteris, "United States Census, 1930"

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