Dwight W Slenker

3 April 1925–27 November 1987 (Age 62)
York, PA

The Life of Dwight W

When Dwight W Slenker was born on 3 April 1925, his father, Wesley Albert Slenker, was 37 and his mother, Ethel Susan Seitz, was 33. He had at least 1 son with Norma M Abel. He lived in York Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. He died on 27 November 1987, in York, York, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in York Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Dwight W Slenker
Norma M Abel
Barry Lee Slenker Sr.

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    Barry Lee Slenker Sr.


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World Events (8)


Age 2

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Age 4

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.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 17

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

Americanized form of German Schlenker .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Dwight W Slenker in household of Wesley A Slenker, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dwight W Slanker in household of Wesley A Slanker, "United States Census, 1930"

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