Hortense Louise Ehrich

31 January 1915–11 February 1987 (Age 72)
Evansville, Randolph, Indiana Territory, United States

The Life of Hortense Louise

When Hortense Louise Ehrich was born on 31 January 1915, in Evansville, Randolph, Indiana Territory, United States, her father, William Seigman Ehrich, was 34 and her mother, Bertha Judah, was 30. She died on 11 February 1987, in Scottsdale, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 72.

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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.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 20

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

North German: from a Germanized form of the Old Norse personal name Eiríkr ( see Erickson ). The spelling of the first syllable has been influenced by German names beginning with Ehr- such as Ehrhardt .

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

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  • Ancestry Family Trees
  • U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014

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