Theodore Hager (1895 - 1978)

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Muskegon, Muskegon County, Michigan

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Minnie (Maddox) & Ruby Hager

Minnie (Maddox) & Ruby Hager

Amanuel & Minnie (Maddox) Hager

Amanuel & Minnie (Maddox) Hager

Hager family

Hager family

Jody (Wedermyer) Hager, Kansas 1955

Jody (Wedermyer) Hager, Kansas 1955

Luther Conard Hager

Luther Conard Hager

Bessie Mae (McCreary) Hager

Bessie Mae (McCreary) Hager

Billy D. and Angel L. Hager

Billy D. and Angel L. Hager

Milley Ruark Hager and Charles Pius Hager

Milley Ruark Hager and Charles Pius Hager

Effie and Joseph Hager

Effie and Joseph Hager

baby Lowell Hager

baby Lowell Hager

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HESS FAMILY

Gertie Mae (Dotson) Hager, West Virginia

Gertie Mae (Dotson) Hager, West Virginia

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1895 - In the year that Theodore Hager was born, on September 3rd, in Latrobe, PA, the first professional football game was played. The game was between the Latrobe YMCA and the Jeannette Athletic Club. Latrobe won 12 - 0.

1901 - He was just 6 years old when Edward VII succeeded Queen Victoria. Queen Victoria of England had become Queen in 1837 and reigned until her death in 1901. Her 63 year reign was the longest in history prior to Elizabeth II who recently broke her record. The time during which she led the country was known as the Victorian era and she presided over great changes in the United Kingdom, including the expansion of the British Empire and the Industrial Revolution.

1931 - By the time he was 36 years old, 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.

1947 - Theodore was 52 years old when in June, the Marshall Plan was proposed to help European nations recover economically from World War II. It passed the conservative Republican Congress in March of 1948. After World War I, the economic devastation of Germany caused by burdensome reparations payments led to the rise of Hitler. The Allies didn't want this to happen again and the Marshall Plan was devised to make sure that those conditions didn't arise again.

1978 - In the year of Theodore Hager's passing, on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

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Theodore Hager passed away in August 1978 at age 82. There is no listed cause of death for Theodore. He was born on December 31, 1895. We are unaware of information about Theodore's immediate family. We know that Theodore Hager had been residing in Muskegon, Muskegon County, Michigan.

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