Virginia Dolores Stermer

24 January 1926–19 January 1996 (Age 70)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Virginia Dolores

When Virginia Dolores Stermer was born on 24 January 1926, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, her father, Walter Paul Stermer, was 30 and her mother, Verna Biba, was 26. She died on 19 January 1996, in Bartlett, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Walter Paul Stermer
1895–1981
Verna Biba
1900–1961
Eugene Stermer
1923–1923
Virginia Dolores Stermer
1926–1996

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1927

Age 1

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1927 · The World's Busiest Airport

Age 1

"Originally named Chicago Air Park, Midway Airport was built with one cinder runway mainly for airmail flights. The city then leased the airport and named it the Chicago Municipal Airport. By 1928, the airport had twelve hangars and four runways, lit for night operations. In 1931 the airport claimed to be the ""World's Busiest"" with over 100,846 passengers on 60,947 flights each week. In July 1949 the airport was renamed after the Battle of Midway."
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 19

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of North German Störmer ( see Stormer ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Virginia Stumer in household of Walter Stumer, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Virginia Steamer in household of Walter Steamer, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Virginia D Drews, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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