Lois M Risser

18 October 1914–12 February 1986 (Age 71)
Burnettsville, Jackson Township, White, Indiana, United States

The Life of Lois M

When Lois M Risser was born on 18 October 1914, in Burnettsville, Jackson Township, White, Indiana, United States, her father, George Elmer Risser, was 23 and her mother, Anna E McLeland, was 23. She lived in Jackson Township, White, Indiana, United States in 1920. She died on 12 February 1986, in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Burnettsville, Jackson Township, White, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ralph Brechbiel
1909–
Lois M Risser
1914–1986

Spouse and Children

    Ralph Brechbiel

    Male1909–Male

    Female1914–1986Female

Parents and Siblings

    George Elmer Risser

    Male1891–1952Male

    Anna E McLeland

    Female1891–Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

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.
1917

Age 3

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 21

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

1 South German: variant of Riss 1,2.2 Americanized form of Swiss German Rüsser ( see Reusser ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lois Risser in household of George Risser, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lois Risser in household of George Risser, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lois Risser in entry for Ralph Brechbiel, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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