Alton George Thoene

1922–2014 (Age 92)
Hastings, Adams, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Alton George

When Alton George Thoene was born on 22 February 1922, in Hastings, Adams, Nebraska, United States, his father, John Anthony Thoene, was 36 and his mother, Kathryn C Banertz, was 32. He married Dolores I. Steinhauser on 4 October 1950, in Stuart, Holt, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Cedar, Nebraska, United States in 1930 and Precinct 4 Election Precinct, Cedar, Nebraska, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1940. He died on 16 October 2014, in Norfolk, Madison, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Bow Valley, Cedar, Nebraska, United States.

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Alton George Thoene
Dolores I. Steinhauser
Marriage: 4 October 1950
Donna Rae Thoene

Spouse & Children

  • Male1922–2014Male

  • Dolores I. Steinhauser


4 October 1950
Stuart, Holt, Nebraska, United States


  • Donna Rae Thoene


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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.
1944 · Congress Passes the Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Project

Age 22

The Flood Control Act of 1944 was passed and would later be called the Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program. It was named after the authors of the program Lewis A. Pick and William Glenn Sloan. It began as two separate plans but they both had the idea for an irrigation system that would help with the flooding of the Missouri River.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 25

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: variant of Thoen .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Alton Thoine in household of John A Thoine, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Alton Thoene in household of John A Thoene, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Alton G Thoene, "United States World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946"

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