Imogene Gerharz (1917 - 1985)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

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

Imogene Gerharz Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Imogene Gerharz and her immediate Gerharz family. Add to Imogene Gerharz'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 Imogene.

Burial / Funeral

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

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Billings, Yellowstone County, Montana

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

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

Professions

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

Military Service

It is unknown if Imogene Gerharz is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Imogene's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Imogene's nationality.

Religion

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

Gender

Female

Family Photos

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

Timeline

1917 - In the year that Imogene Gerharz was born, on July 28, between ten and fifteen thousand blacks silently walked down New York City's Fifth Avenue to protest racial discrimination and violence. Lynchings in Waco Texas and hundreds of African-Americans killed in East St. Louis Illinois had sparked the protest. Picket signs said "Mother, do lynchers go to heaven?" "Mr. President, why not make America safe for democracy?" "Thou shalt not kill." "Pray for the Lady Macbeth's of East St. Louis" and "Give us a chance to live."

1922 - When she was merely 5 years old, on December 6th, the Irish Free State, a self-governing dominion of the British Empire, was officially proclaimed. While establishing some independence for the people of Ireland, it did not create a fully independent Ireland and the fighting continued.

1933 - By the time she was 16 years old, on December 5th, the Twenty-first Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified. The 21st Amendment said "The eighteenth article of amendment to the Constitution of the United States is hereby repealed." Alcohol was legal again! It was the only amendment to the Constitution approved for the explicit purpose of repealing a previously existing amendment. South Carolina was the only state to reject the Amendment.

1964 - By the time she was 47 years old, on February 9th, the Beatles appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show. 73 million people watched - although the Beatles couldn't be heard because of the loud screaming of the female teenage audience.

1985 - In the year of Imogene Gerharz's passing, on March 7th, the song "We Are the World" was released as a charity effort to alleviate the African famine. The song was written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, and produced by Quincy Jones. They were joined by 37 other famous singers in the recording studio and a phenomena had begun

Imogene Gerharz Family Tree

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

Imogene's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Imogene Gerharz
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

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

Obituary

This obit of Imogene Gerharz 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.

Imogene Gerharz died in December 1985 at 68 years old. No cause of death has been entered for Imogene. She was born on July 8, 1917. We are unaware of information about Imogene's family. We know that Imogene Gerharz had been residing in Billings, Yellowstone County, Montana.

Memories

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

Write a comment

Other Records of Imogene Gerharz

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Sources