Larry A Gettelfinger

26 April 1941–26 January 2009 (Age 67)
West Bend, Washington, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Larry A

When Larry A Gettelfinger was born on 26 April 1941, his father, Paul Vincent Gettelfinger, was 26 and his mother, Corrine Catherine Pate, was 28. He lived in Thiensville, Ozaukee, Wisconsin, United States in 1993. He died on 26 January 2009, in West Bend, Washington, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 67.

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Paul Vincent Gettelfinger
Corrine Catherine Pate
Larry A Gettelfinger
Paula Gettelfinger
James Paul Gettelfinger

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World Events (8)

1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 1

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.
1945 · Fair Employment Law is Passed

Age 4

The Fair Employment Law was passed in 1945 which prohibited discrimination of race in the workplace. Wisconsin, along with two other states, became the first in the nation to pass such a law.
1959 · Workplace Discrimination Law Passed

Age 18

Wisconsin passed legislation which prohibited discrimination in the workplace based on age. The protection was passed for people ages 40 and over.

Name Meaning

French (Alsatian): habitational name from Gettelfingen, a place name of German origin.

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

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  • Larry A Gettelfinger, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Larry A Gettelfinger, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Larry A Gettelfinger, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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