Louise Berel

Female22 June 1921–3 December 2000

Brief Life History of Louise

When Louise Berel was born on 22 June 1921, in Sabine, Louisiana, United States, her father, Jasper Leon Berel, was 22 and her mother, Lucille McCormick, was 33. She had at least 2 sons with Elmer S "Jack" Nugent. She lived in Middlecreek Twp, Sabine, Louisiana, United States in 1930 and Ward One, Sabine, Louisiana, United States in 1940. She died on 3 December 2000, in Pineville, Rapides, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Elmer S "Jack" Nugent
1910–1988
Louise Berel
1921–2000
Elmer Gene Nugent
1942–1997
Tommy Hugh Nugent
1947–2023

Sources (4)

  • Unknown, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Louise Elsie Berel Nugent, "United States, Social Security Numerical Identification Files (NUMIDENT), 1936-2007"
  • Louise Berel in household of Jack L Berel, "United States Census, 1930"

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Children (2)

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 2

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.

1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 21

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

Dutch (mainly Van Berkel) and German: habitational name from any of the villages so called in North Brabant and South Holland, or from Berkel in Hamelin in Lower Saxony, Germany. The placename is derived from berk ‘birch’ and lo ‘open space in a wood’. Compare Barkley , Pirkle , and Pirtle .

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

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