Emgard Minnie Reetz

10 June 1909–8 April 1996 (Age 86)
Shawano, Shawano, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Emgard Minnie

When Emgard Minnie Reetz was born on 10 June 1909, in Shawano, Shawano, Wisconsin, United States, her father, Carl Albert Julius Reetz Sr., was 42 and her mother, Emma Gehrman Reetz, was 35. She married Peter Stanley Buchberger on 1 June 1946, in Mattoon, Shawano, Wisconsin, United States. She lived in Herman, Shawano, Wisconsin, United States for about 20 years and Wisconsin, United States in 1996. She died on 8 April 1996, in Mattoon, Shawano, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Mattoon, Shawano, Wisconsin, United States.

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Peter Stanley Buchberger
Emgard Minnie Reetz
Marriage: 1 June 1946

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1 June 1946
Mattoon, Shawano, Wisconsin, United States

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World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1919 · Minimum Wage Laws Passed

Age 10

The first minimum wage law took effect in 1919 and specified women and children under 17 years of age should be paid 22 cents per hour.

Age 23

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

German: habitational name from places so named in the Prignitz region, Rhineland, and West Prussia, probably of Slavic origin, or alternatively from Reetze in Hannover district, the westernmost Slavic area in Germany.

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

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  • Emgard M Reetz in household of Albert J Reetz, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Imgard Reitz in household of Albert Reitz Sr., "United States Census, 1920"
  • Emgard Reetz in household of Albert Reetz Sr., "United States Census, 1910"

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