John William Nosbisch Sr

6 May 1923–14 June 2003 (Age 80)
Illinois, United States

The Life of John William

When John William Nosbisch Sr was born on 6 May 1923, in Illinois, United States, his father, Mart M Nosbisch, was 46 and his mother, Stella L Willis, was 43. He had at least 2 daughters with Myrtie Pauline Shadwell. He lived in Camargo, Douglas, Illinois, United States in 1930. He died on 14 June 2003, in Effingham, Effingham, Illinois, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Funkhouser, Effingham, Illinois, United States.

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John William Nosbisch Sr
Myrtie Pauline Shadwell
Jody Nosbisch
Steve Nosbisch

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World Events (8)

1925 · Woman's World's Fair

Age 2

The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women

Age 4

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 21

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

Altered form of German Nosbüsch or Nussbusch, a topographic name for someone who lived by a nut tree, typically a hazel.

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

Sources (2)

  • Charles Nosbisch in household of Mathas Nosbisch, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John William Nosbisch, "Find A Grave Index"

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