Harry Dean Kercheval

22 March 1925–28 February 1980 (Age 54)
Ridgefield Park Township, Bergen, New Jersey, United States

The Life Summary of Harry Dean

When Harry Dean Kercheval was born on 22 March 1925, in Ridgefield Park Township, Bergen, New Jersey, United States, his father, Earl Edward Kercheval, was 29 and his mother, Sarah Weeks, was 28. He died on 28 February 1980, in Greensburg, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 54.

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Earl Edward Kercheval
Sarah Weeks
Earl Edward Kercheval
Katherine Louise Kercheval
Robert Francis Kercheval
Harry Dean Kercheval
Edward Kercheval
Walter Lawrence Kercheval

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World Events (3)

Age 2
Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
Age 4
13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
Age 8
"New Jersey was severely impacted by the Great Depression. In response to the economic woes of the country, President Franklin D Roosevelt issued a series of programs and regulations referred to as the ""New Deal"". One-tenth of the New Jersey population was already using New Deal programs by 1933."

Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of German Kirchenwall, a topographic name from Middle High German kirche + wal ‘dike’, ‘embankment’.

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

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