Miriam Jeanne Vercler

24 March 1922–10 August 2009 (Age 87)
Washington, United States

The Life of Miriam Jeanne

When Miriam Jeanne Vercler was born on 24 March 1922, in Washington, United States, her father, Harold Roland Vercler, was 32 and her mother, Flossie Olive Mcculloch, was 25. She married George V Marshall on 7 April 1941, in Coeur d'Alene, Kootenai, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Waitsburg, Walla Walla, Washington, United States for about 5 years and Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States in 1940. She died on 10 August 2009, in Montesano, Grays Harbor, Washington, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen, Grays Harbor, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

George V Marshall
Miriam Jeanne Vercler
Marriage: 7 April 1941
Charles Alan Marshall

Spouse and Children

7 April 1941
Coeur d'Alene, Kootenai, Idaho, United States


    Charles Alan Marshall


Parents and Siblings



    Olive Eleanor Vercler




    Doris E Vercler


World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1940 · Galloping Gertie

Age 18

Galloping Gertie is the reference used to describe the Tacoma Narrows Bridge. It opened on July 1, 1940 four months later it no longer existed. On November 7, 1940 the wind guests came up to 40 miles an hour causing the bridge to twist and vibrate violently before it collapsed into Puget Sound. The only victim of the bridge collapsing was a three-legged paralyzed dog named Tubby whose owner tried to rescue him from the car but he wouldn’t go with him.
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 23

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

Name Meaning

French (Lorraine, Switzerland): probably of German origin but unexplained.

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

Sources (3)

  • Miriam J Vercler in household of Harold R Vercler, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Miriam J Vercler in household of Harold R Vercler, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Miriam Jeanne Vercler, "Washington, County Birth Registers, 1873-1965"

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