John Lawrence Repper

4 March 1918–30 August 2007 (Age 89)
Orbisonia, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of John Lawrence

When John Lawrence Repper was born on 4 March 1918, in Orbisonia, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Arthur Januaruis Repper, was 47 and his mother, Annie Miller, was 43. He married Stella Agnes Nagle on 14 May 1940, in Chest Springs, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Perkiomen Township, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930. He died on 30 August 2007, in Okeechobee, Okeechobee, Florida, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Port Mayaca, Martin, Florida, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Lawrence Repper
Stella Agnes Nagle
Marriage: 14 May 1940
Vincent Repper
Joseph Repper

Spouse and Children

14 May 1940
Chest Springs, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States


    Vincent Repper


    Joseph Repper


Parents and Siblings



    Helen Repper



    Joseph W Repper


    James Repper


    James Warren Repper Sr


+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Age 10

Historical Boundaries - 1928: Martin, Florida, United States
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 24

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name, Ratbert, composed of the elements rād, rāt ‘counsel’, ‘advice’ + berht ‘bright’.

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

Sources (3)

  • John L Repper, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • John L Repper in entry for Stella A Repper, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • John L Jack Repper, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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