Arla J Rohrs (1931 - 1989)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Arla J Rohrs’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Arla so that her life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Arla’s biography.

Arla J Rohrs Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Arla J Rohrs and her immediate Rohrs family. Add to Arla J Rohrs's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with her family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Arla.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Arla J Rohrs? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Arla finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Arla attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Arla did for a living or if she had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Arla J Rohrs is a military veteran.

Middle name

J

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Arla's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Arla's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Arla a religious woman? Add Arla’s religion

Gender

Female

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Arla during various points of her life.

Timeline

1931 - In the year that Arla J Rohrs was born, in March, “The Star Spangled Banner” officially became the national anthem by congressional resolution. Other songs had previously been used - among them, "My Country, 'Tis of Thee", "God Bless America", and "America the Beautiful". There was fierce debate about making "The Star Spangled Banner" the national anthem - Southerners and veterans organizations supported it, pacifists and educators opposed it.

1950 - At the age of 19 years old, Arla was alive when in February, Joe McCarthy gave a speech alleging that he had a list of "members of the Communist Party and members of a spy ring" who worked in the State Department. He went on to chair a committee that investigated not only the State Department but also the administration of President Harry S. Truman, the Voice of America, and the U.S. Army for communist spies - until he was condemned by the U.S. Senate in 1954.

1976 - She was 45 years old when The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

1983 - By the time she was 52 years old, "crack" cocaine was developed in the Bahamas and spread to the United States. Previously, cocaine had been cut with other substances, diluting it. Crack was 80% pure and therefore was more addictive. It was also cheaper, making it more easily available to low income neighborhoods.

1989 - In the year of Arla J Rohrs's passing, on January 20th, George Herbert Walker Bush became the 41st President of the United States. Previously Ronald Regan's Vice President, he ran against Michael Dukakis and won the popular vote by 53.4% to 45.6%.

Arla J Rohrs Family Tree

Who was Arla’s parents? Did she get married and did they have children? Share Arla’s family tree to share her legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Arla's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Arla J Rohrs
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Arla's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Arla J Rohrs is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to her obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Arla J Rohrs passed away on December 20, 1989 at 58 years old. There is no known cause of death for Arla. She was born on March 29, 1931. We have no information about Arla's immediate family. We know that Arla J Rohrs had been residing in Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington.

Memories

What do you remember about Arla J Rohrs? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Arla is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Arla J Rohrs

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources