Elmira D Fegley

1918–2001 (Age 83)
Orwigsburg, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Elmira D

When Elmira D Fegley was born in 1918, in Orwigsburg, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Gilbert Raymond Fegley, was 32 and her mother, Elsie Victoria Meck, was 30. She lived in Tamaqua, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years and Tamaqua, Tamaqua, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. She died on 19 August 2001, in Topton, Berks, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America, at the age of 83.

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Gilbert Raymond Fegley
Elsie Victoria Meck
A Edgar Fegley
Grace Marguerite Fegley
Harold Raymond Fegley
Elmira D Fegley
Elizabeth Meck Fegley
William Harold Fegley

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World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 0

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Vögli, metonymic occupational name for a bird catcher or nickname for someone with birdlike features, from a diminutive of Vogel .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Elmira Fegley in household of G Ray Fegley, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Elmira Figley in household of G Raymond Figley, "United States Census, 1930"
  • D Elmira Fegley in household of G Raymond Fegley, "United States Census, 1920"

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