Genevieve M Crippen

Female7 October 1893–23 August 1967

Brief Life History of Genevieve M

When Genevieve M Crippen was born on 7 October 1893, in Bloomington, Des Moines, Wisconsin, United States, her father, George Crippen, was 34 and her mother, Anna Glynn, was 32. She married Clarence A Kolwey on 22 July 1940, in Washington, Iowa, United States. She lived in Muscatine, Iowa, United States in 1915 and Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States in 1940. She died on 23 August 1967, in Manitowoc, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Manitowoc, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Clarence A Kolwey
1896–1975
Genevieve M Crippen
1893–1967
Marriage: 22 July 1940

Sources (10)

  • Genevie Crippin in household of George Crippin, "Iowa State Census, 1895"
  • Crippen, "Iowa, County Births, 1880-1935"
  • Genevieve M Kolwey, "Wisconsin Death Index, 1959-1997"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 July 1940Washington, Iowa, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (2)

    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 3

    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

    Age 14

    The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.

    1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

    Age 20

    The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Crispin .

    Irish: variant of Gribbin .

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

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