Robert Stephen Woehrle

20 May 1922–1 November 2002 (Age 80)
Wilson, Northampton, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Robert Stephen

When Robert Stephen Woehrle was born on 20 May 1922, in Wilson, Northampton, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Jacob Benjamin Woehrle Jr., was 31 and his mother, Ruth Agnes Cole, was 29. He died on 1 November 2002, in Lopatcong Township, Warren, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Stewartsville, Warren, New Jersey, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Benjamin Woehrle Jr.
Ruth Agnes Cole
Ruth E Woehrle
Baby Woehrle
Robert Stephen Woehrle
Elva Laire Woehrle
Leda Woehrle

Parents and Siblings



    Ruth E Woehrle


    Baby Woehrle




    Leda Woehrle


World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Age 11

"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."
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 22

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

South German: Alemannic variant of Wehrle .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Robert in entry for Elva L Dicker, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Robert Stephen Woehrle, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Robert Stephen Woehrle, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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