Ethel Lenor Wollpert

1903–1986 (Age 83)
Montcalm, Michigan, United States

The Life Summary of Ethel Lenor

When Ethel Lenor Wollpert was born in 1903, in Montcalm, Michigan, United States, her father, Erwin H. Wollpert, was 23 and her mother, Bessie G. Joseph, was 17. She married Adolph Darwin Shay on 17 September 1921, in Flint, Genesee, Michigan, United States. She lived in Flushing, Genesee, Michigan, United States in 1930 and Port Huron, St. Clair, Michigan, United States in 1940. She died in 1986, in Michigan, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Lakeport, Burtchville Township, St. Clair, Michigan Territory, United States.

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Adolph Darwin Shay
Ethel Lenor Wollpert
Marriage: 17 September 1921

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World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor
Age 0
A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1903 · Ford Motor Company
Age 0
"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."
Age 24
Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

North German (also Wöllert): variant of Wohlert .

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

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Sources (8)

  • Ethel Shay in household of Adolph Shay, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ethel Shay in household of Adolph Shay, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ethel Wollpert in household of Erwin Wollpert, "United States Census, 1920"

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