Alice Rieper

5 August 1919–7 January 2007 (Age 87)
New York City, New York, United States

The Life of Alice

When Alice Rieper was born on 5 August 1919, in New York City, New York, United States, her father, Theodore Rieper, was 33 and her mother, Caroline Herold, was 30. She lived in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States for about 10 years and Queens, New York City, New York, United States in 1940. She died on 7 January 2007, in Highland, Lloyd, Ulster, New York, United States, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

James Branagan
1907–1979
Alice Rieper
1919–2007

Spouse and Children

    James Branagan

    Male1907–1979Male

    Female1919–2007Female

Parents and Siblings

    Theodore Rieper

    Male1886–Male

    Female1889–1961Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1920

Age 1

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1920

Age 1

Women are given the right to vote under the Nineteenth Amendment.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 23

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

German:1. from a reduced form of the Germanic personal name Richberht, composed of rīc ‘power(ful)’ + berht ‘famous’. 2. occupational name for a turnip grower, from a derivative of Middle High German ruobe, rüebe ‘turnip’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Alice Rieper in household of Theodore Rieper, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Alice Rieper in household of Theodore Rieper, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Alice Rieper in household of Theodore Rieper, "United States Census, 1920"

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