Helen Lydia Heininger

30 August 1911–9 April 2007 (Age 95)
Zhangjiakou, Hebei, China

The Life of Helen Lydia

When Helen Lydia Heininger was born on 30 August 1911, in Zhangjiakou, Hebei, China, her father, Charles Samuel Heininger, was 27 and her mother, Lula Belle Mckinney, was 23. She married Thomas Bosworth Bernard on 8 July 1931. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She immigrated to San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States in 1924 and lived in Clinton, Ohio, United States in 1935 and Wilson Township, Clinton, Ohio, United States in 1940. She died on 9 April 2007, in Sabina, Richland Township, Clinton, Ohio, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in New Antioch, Green Township, Clinton, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Bosworth Bernard
1909–2007
Helen Lydia Heininger
1911–2007
Marriage: 8 July 1931
James Paul Bernard
1946–2018

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 July 1931
children

(1)

    James Paul Bernard

    Male1946–2018Male

Parents and Siblings

    Charles Samuel Heininger

    Male1884–1962Male

    Lula Belle Mckinney

    Female1888–1976Female

siblings

(5)

    Female1911–2007Female

    Martha Mildred Heininger

    Female1914–1999Female

    Charles McKinney Heininger

    Male1916–2001Male

    Alice Kathryn Heininger

    Female1922–2015Female

    Rev James Blair Heininger

    Male1925–2015Male

World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 2

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 26

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 Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.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

1 German: variant of Heinig .2 German: habitational name denoting someone from any of the places in Württemberg and Hannover called Heiningen, or from Heining in Bavaria.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Helen L Bernard in household of Thomas Bernard, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Helen Heininger in household of Charles Heininger, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Helen Heininger in entry for Carl Edward Gilmore and Alma Fay Bernard, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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