Catherine Marie Leopoldine Jahns

11 November 1895–27 September 1974 (Age 78)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Catherine Marie Leopoldine

Catherine Marie Leopoldine Jahns was born on 11 November 1895, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. She married Johann Friedrich Wilhelm Kusske on 4 September 1919. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 27 September 1974, at the age of 78.

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Johann Friedrich Wilhelm Kusske
Catherine Marie Leopoldine Jahns
Marriage: 4 September 1919
Lorrayne Jane Kusske
Warren Fred Theodore Kusske
Phyllis Carol Kusske
June Harriet Kusske
John Robert Kusske
John Robert Kusske

Spouse and Children

4 September 1919


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1897 · The Union Loop Elevated

Age 2

The Loop was born in political scandal that combined the three elevated railways around Chicago and combined them into one. The scandal was to raise the fares for commuters so state legislators could receive more money while in office. 
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 21

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

German: patronymic from the personal name Jahn .

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

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