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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Family Time Line

Theodore Joseph Einck Jr.
1895–1969
Julitta Huinker
1895–1965
Marriage: 20 May 1919
Louis Theodore Einck
1920–1984
Marie Einck
1921–2005
Mildred Catherine Einck
1923–1960
Norbert Frank Einck
1926–2006

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 May 1919
Winneshiek, Iowa, United States
children

(4)

    Louis Theodore Einck

    Male1920–1984Male

    Marie Einck

    Female1921–2005Female

    Mildred Catherine Einck

    Female1923–1960Female

    Norbert Frank Einck

    Male1926–2006Male

Parents and Siblings

    Theodore Joseph Einck

    Male1862–1925Male

    Female1863–1943Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

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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