Victoria Jaeger

Brief Life History of Victoria

When Victoria Jaeger was born on 4 August 1864, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, her father, Phillip Jaeger, was 28 and her mother, Victoria Bolsinger, was 27. She married Hugh Ervin on 15 May 1888, in Cook, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 daughters. She died on 21 April 1950, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States.

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Hugh Ervin
Victoria Jaeger
Marriage: 15 May 1888
Anna Louise Ervin
Elizabeth Victoria Ervin
Henrietta Ervin
Victoria Rose Ervin
Alma Marie Ervin

Sources (23)

  • Victoria Ervin, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Victoria Jaeger, "Illinois, Cook County Marriages, 1871-1920"
  • Victoria Ervin, "Illinois, Cook County Deaths, 1871-1998"

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Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Hans, Otto, Friedrich, Klaus, Fritz, Armin, Erwin, Helmut, Ralf, Alois, Gerhard.

German (mainly Jäger) and Jewish (Ashkenazic; also Jäger): occupational name for a hunter, from Middle High German jeger(e), Middle Low German jeger(e) (agent derivatives of jagen ‘to hunt’); as a Jewish surname, it is mainly artificial, derived from German Jäger. The surname is also established in Scandinavia (Swedish Jäger; Danish and Norwegian Jæger). Compare Jager 1, Yaeger , and Yeager .

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

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