Hetty Liter

Oregon, United States

The Life of Hetty

When Hetty Liter was born in July 1898, in Oregon, United States, her father, Frank A. Leiter, was 26 and her mother, Charlotte E. Burgess, was 22. She lived in Irving, Lane, Oregon, United States in 1900.

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Family Time Line

Frank A. Leiter
Charlotte E. Burgess
Emil Augustas Leiter
Maude Frances Leiter
Hetty Liter
Janie Eldora Lieter
Theodore Frank Leiter
Carolyn Edna Leiter
Roy Earl Leiter
Ruby Naomi Leiter

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1911 · First U.S. Primary Elections Held

Age 13

The first U.S. primary elections were held in Oregon in 1911. 

Age 31

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Perhaps an altered spelling of German Leiter or English Lighter .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Hetty Liter in household of Frank M Liter, "United States Census, 1900"

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