Elaine E Geiss (1918 - 2006)

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Elaine E Geiss
1918 - 2006
updated February 06, 2019
Elaine E Geiss was born on October 27, 1918. She died on January 9, 2006 at 87 years old. We know that Elaine E Geiss had been residing in Merrill, Lincoln County, Wisconsin 54452.


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Elaine E Geiss died on January 9, 2006 at age 87. She was born on October 27, 1918. There is no information about Elaine's family or relationships. We know that Elaine E Geiss had been residing in Merrill, Lincoln County, Wisconsin 54452.
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In 1918, in the year that Elaine E Geiss was born, on November 1, an elevated train on the Brooklyn line of the subway - driven by an inexperienced operator because of a strike - tried to navigate a turn at 30mph. The limit on the curve was 6 mph. The 2nd and 3rd cars of the 5 car wooden train were badly damaged and at least 93 people were killed, making it the deadliest crash in New York subway history.

In 1942, Elaine was 24 years old when due to World War II, automobile production in the United States was stopped on February 1st. A tire rationing program had begun the month before. Detroit - the main hub of car manufacturing - was ordered to free up assembly lines for military production. The president of the Automobile Manufacturers Association said “The automotive industry is in this war all the way". Some dealerships had to close and others expanded their repair shops. The used car market boomed (as did a black market in used cars).

In 1951, at the age of 33 years old, Elaine was alive when on April 5th, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (husband and wife) were sentenced to death for treason. They were executed on June 19th. American citizens, they were convicted of spying for the Soviet Union. Their two young sons were adopted by a high school teacher and his wife.

In 1976, by the time she was 58 years old, 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.

In 1991, she was 73 years old when on January 16th, Allied forces began the first phase of Operation Desert Storm. Saddam Hussein's forces had previously invaded the sovereign state of Kuwait and the focus of the operation was to remove his Iraqi troops from Kuwait. On February 24th, the ground war began. Within 100 hours, American ground troops declared Kuwait liberated.

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Janice M Geiss
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Claray Geiss
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Phillip E Geiss
Nov 2, 1933 - Feb 25, 2002
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Mary A Geiss
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William F Geiss
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Charles T Geiss
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Anna Geiss
Mar 3, 1871 - April 1970
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Margaret Geiss
Nov 14, 1879 - October 1974
Huntingburg, Indiana
Sallie Geiss
Oct 8, 1894 - September 1973
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Irene O Geiss
Jan 11, 1907 - Nov 19, 1998
Chandler, IN
Otto Geiss
Jun 19, 1882 - October 1971
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Gail Geiss
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Irene Geiss
May 28, 1916 - Apr 12, 2011
Alexandria, VA
Barbara Ann Spinks Geiss
Apr 20, 1927 - Jul 23, 2006
Gulfport, MS
Ethel M Geiss
Jun 30, 1928 - Feb 1, 2007
Oklahoma City, OK
Gladys F Geiss
Oct 19, 1910 - Dec 6, 1989
Thomas L Geiss
Sep 17, 1917 - Apr 23, 1994
Denver, CO
Margareta Geiss
Sep 12, 1895 - May 7, 1994
Billings, MT

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