Theodore Joseph Einck Jr.

28 November 1895–20 April 1969 (Age 73)
Festina, Winneshiek, Iowa, United States

The Life of Theodore Joseph

When Theodore Joseph Einck Jr. was born on 28 November 1895, in Festina, Winneshiek, Iowa, United States, his father, Theodore Joseph Einck, was 33 and his mother, Anna Elizabeth Mehs, was 32. He married Julitta Huinker on 20 May 1919, in Winneshiek, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Jackson Junction, Winneshiek, Iowa, United States in 1925 and Washington Township, Winneshiek, Iowa, United States in 1940. He died on 20 April 1969, in Festina, Winneshiek, Iowa, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Saint Marys Cemetery, Festina, Winneshiek, Iowa, United States.

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Theodore Joseph Einck Jr.
Julitta Huinker
Marriage: 20 May 1919
Louis Theodore Einck
Marie Einck
Mildred Catherine Einck
Norbert Frank Einck

Spouse and Children

20 May 1919
Winneshiek, Iowa, United States


    Louis Theodore Einck


    Marie Einck


    Mildred Catherine Einck


    Norbert Frank Einck


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    Theodore Joseph Einck





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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

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.
1913 · The Completion of the Keokuk Dam

Age 18

The Keokuk Dam was completed in 1913 and began to power the surrounding area. It was the largest single capacity powerhouse in the world at the time. After World War II, the powerhouse was modernized and all the units were converted in 2002. It remains the largest privately owned and operated dam on the Mississippi River.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 21

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

German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with Old High German ecka ‘point (of a sword)’, ‘corner’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Theo Elrick Jr. in household of Theo Elrick, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Thedor Emck, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Theodore J Einck, "Iowa State Census, 1925"

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