Jennie Juanita Repine

6 June 1915–8 March 2009 (Age 93)
Perry Township, Allen, Indiana, United States

The Life of Jennie Juanita

When Jennie Juanita Repine was born on 6 June 1915, in Perry Township, Allen, Indiana, United States, her father, Cecil Almon Repine, was 25 and her mother, Lillian Newman, was 23. She died on 8 March 2009, in Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, United States, at the age of 93.

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Age 2

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Age 26

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Origin uncertain. Possibilities include:1. Reduced and altered form, under French influence, of Polish Rzepiński ( see Repinski ). 2. altered spelling of German Reppin , a habitational name from a place named Reppin (of Slavic origin) in eastern Germany. 3. altered spelling, under French influence, of Russian Repin or Slovenian Repina , both from nicknames based on the Slavic word repa ‘turnip’.

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

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  • Junita J Repine in household of Cecil A Repine, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Jennie W Repine in household of Cecil Repine, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Jennie W Repine in household of Cecil Repine, "United States Census, 1920"

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