Warren Harding Cerny

5 November 1920–29 November 2010 (Age 90)
Nebraska, United States

The Life of Warren Harding

When Warren Harding Cerny was born on 5 November 1920, in Nebraska, United States, his father, Henry Edward Cerny, was 28 and his mother, Frances Andelt, was 23. He lived in Pleasant Hill Election Precinct, Saline, Nebraska, United States in 1940 and Crete, Greece in 2009. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 29 November 2010, in Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 90.

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Family Time Line

Henry Edward Cerny
1892–1972
Frances Andelt
1897–1997
Irene Clara Cerny
1915–2009
Mary Ann Cerny
Harold Ervin Cerny
1917–1995
Helen E Cerny
1919–2000
Warren Harding Cerny
1920–2010
Louise V Cerny
1924–2015
Ruth Marie Cerny
1926–2004
Francis F Cerny
1929–
John Henry Cerny
1930–2000
James Franklin Cerny
1933–2008

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    Irene Clara Cerny

    Female1915–2009Female

    Harold Ervin Cerny

    Male1917–1995Male

    Helen E Cerny

    Female1919–2000Female

    Male1920–2010Male

    Louise V Cerny

    Female1924–2015Female

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World Events (8)

1923

Age 3

The exchange of Greek and Turkish populations (the Greco-Turkish population exchange).
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 24

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

1 Czech (Černý): from černý ‘black’, hence a nickname for a black-haired person, or someone with a dark complexion, sometimes used as a nickname for the devil.2 French: habitational name from either of two places, in Aisne and Essonne, named Cerny, from the Roman personal name Serenus + the suffix -iacus, denoting an estate.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Warren Cerny in household of Henry Cerny, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Warren W Cerny in household of Henry E Cerny, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Warren Cerny in entry for Irene Clara Eurich, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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