Lillian Mary Wenning

28 January 1921–10 April 2009 (Age 88)
Coldwater, Mercer, Ohio, United States

The Life of Lillian Mary

When Lillian Mary Wenning was born on 28 January 1921, in Coldwater, Mercer, Ohio, United States, her father, Frank J Wenning, was 33 and her mother, Frances E Stegeman, was 29. She married Norbert Frank Dues on 13 February 1943, in Mercer, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Butler Township, Mercer, Ohio, United States for about 10 years. She died on 10 April 2009, in Coldwater, Mercer, Ohio, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Saint Marys Cemetery, Philothea, Mercer, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Norbert Frank Dues
Lillian Mary Wenning
Marriage: 13 February 1943
Linda L Dues

Spouse and Children

13 February 1943
Mercer, Ohio, United States


Parents and Siblings



    Evelyn Wenning


    Lester John Wenning



    Lucille E Wenning



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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.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 23

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

German: patronymic from a short form of the personal name Wano.

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

Sources (3)

  • Lillian Wenning in household of Frank Wenning, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lillian Wenning in household of Frank Wenning, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lillian Mary Dues, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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