Lucille W Fretter

1896–1967 (Age 71)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Lucille W

When Lucille W Fretter was born on 14 October 1896, in Ohio, United States, her father, Fred W Fretter, was 24 and her mother, Elizabeth Zimmerman, was 28. She married Arthur Martin Woike on 28 February 1917, in Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Parma Township, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States in 1930. She died on 2 November 1967, in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lucille W Fretter
1896–1967
Arthur Martin Woike
1893–1973
Marriage: 28 February 1917
Lester Woike
1917–1927
La Verne Woike
1919–1997
Norman Woike
1925–1943
Elmer Woike
1927–1933

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
28 February 1917
Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States
children

(4)

  • Lester Woike

    Male1917–1927Male

  • Female1919–1997Female

  • Male1925–1943Male

  • Elmer Woike

    Male1927–1933Male

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1872–1949Male

  • Elizabeth Zimmerman

    Female1868–Female

siblings

(6)

  • Fred Fretter

    Male1893–Male

  • George Fretter

    Male1895–Male

  • Female1896–1967Female

  • Rosy Fretter

    Female1901–Female

  • Emma Fretter

    Female1902–Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1913 · Cleveland Museum of Art

Age 17

The Cleveland Museum of Art was founded as a trust from Hinman Hurlbut, John Huntington, and Horace Kelley. It is to be known as the fourth-wealthiest art museum in the United States. The museum opened its doors to the public on June 6, 1916, and is free to the public to come and enjoy the diverse collections inside. Today the museum can be found as the center piece of Wade Park and both are on the National Register of Historic Places.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 20

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

English: variant of Fretter, an occupational name for a maker of ornaments (especially for the hair) consisting of jewels set in a lattice network, from an agent derivative of Middle English frette, Old French frete ‘interlaced work’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Lucile Fretter in household of Fred W Fretter, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lucille Woike in household of Arthur Woike, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lucille Woike in household of Arthur Woike, "United States Census, 1930"

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