Jacob K Nuss

1893–1979 (Age 86)
Russia, Soviet Union

The Life of Jacob K

Jacob K Nuss was born on 4 May 1893, in Russia, Soviet Union. He married Anna Schmunk on 12 February 1916, in Scotts Bluff, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Highland, Custer, Nebraska, United States for about 10 years and Liberty Judicial Township, San Joaquin, California, United States in 1940. He died on 17 July 1979, in Lodi, San Joaquin, California, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Cherokee Memorial Park, Lodi, San Joaquin, California, United States.

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Jacob K Nuss
Anna Schmunk
Marriage: 12 February 1916
Pauline Nuss
Reuben Nuss
Reuben Nuss
Harry Nuss
Lillian Lee Nuss
Jake Richard Nuss

Spouse & Children

12 February 1916
Scotts Bluff, Nebraska, United States


  • Pauline Nuss


  • Reuben Nuss


  • Harry Nuss


  • Lillian Lee Nuss


  • Jake Richard Nuss


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 13

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 23

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 German: from Middle High German nuz ‘nut’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a gatherer and seller of nuts, or a (sometimes derogatory) nickname for a man thought to resemble a nut in some way (for example in having a round head and a brown complexion).2 (Nüss): variant of Nies .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Jacob Nuss, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Jacob K Noss, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Jacob K Nuss, "United States Census, 1930"

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