Joseph Werda

Michigan, United States

The Life of Joseph

Joseph Werda was born in 1911, in Michigan, United States as the son of Marianna V Koncazk. He lived in Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, United States for about 20 years.

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Marianna V Koncazk
Felix Werda
Anthony Werda
Agnes Werda
Casimer Werda
Joseph Werda
Stanley Werda

Parents and Siblings




    Anthony Werda


    Agnes Werda


    Casimer Werda


    Joseph Werda


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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 2

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 31

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

Eastern German (under Slavic influence) and Polish: habitational name for someone from a place called Derdau.

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

Sources (3)

  • Joseph C Werda in household of Valentine L Werda, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Joseph Werda in household of Valentine Werda, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Joseph Werda in household of Valentine Werda, "United States Census, 1920"

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