When Viola Kirschenmann was born on 16 March 1915, in Lake Andes, Charles Mix, South Dakota, United States, her father, Jacob Kirschenmann, was 41 and her mother, Katherine Bender, was 38. She married James Walton Morley on 29 June 1939, in Benewah, Idaho, United States. She lived in Goose Lake Township, Charles Mix, South Dakota, United States for about 15 years. She died on 21 March 1999, in Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Lakewood, Pierce, Washington, United States.
Some characteristic forenames: German Reinhold, Erwin, Helmuth, Klaus.
German: from Middle High German kirs(ch)e ‘cherry’ + man ‘man’, an occupational name for a grower or seller of cherries or a topographic name.