Veda M. Stiffler

11 March 1915–15 December 1994 (Age 79)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Veda M.

When Veda M. Stiffler was born on 11 March 1915, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Stanley Armstrong Stiffler, was 35 and her mother, Gladys Shankel, was 20. She lived in Green Township, Indiana, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920. She died on 15 December 1994, in Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Stanley Armstrong Stiffler
1879–1921
Gladys Shankel
1895–
Hazel Kathryn Stiffler
1911–1975
Veda M. Stiffler
1915–1994
Marvin S. Stiffler
1921–1923

Parents and Siblings

    Stanley Armstrong Stiffler

    Male1879–1921Male

    Gladys Shankel

    Female1895–Female

siblings

(3)

    Hazel Kathryn Stiffler

    Female1911–1975Female

    Female1915–1994Female

    Marvin S. Stiffler

    Male1921–1923Male

World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

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.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 14

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 22

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

German: unexplained.

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

Sources (1)

  • Veda M Stiffler in household of Stanley A Stiffler, "United States Census, 1920"

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