Peter Paul Lierz

27 May 1875–13 June 1957 (Age 82)
Seneca, Nemaha, Kansas, United States

The Life of Peter Paul

When Peter Paul Lierz was born on 27 May 1875, in Seneca, Nemaha, Kansas, United States, his father, Peter Joseph Lierz, was 36 and his mother, Gertrude Jaegers, was 29. He married Mary Bernadina Kramer on 5 February 1901, in Seneca, Nemaha, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Adams Township, Nemaha, Kansas, United States for about 10 years and Center Township, Nemaha, Kansas, United States in 1940. He died on 13 June 1957, in Baileyville, Nemaha, Kansas, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Seneca, Nemaha, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Peter Paul Lierz
1875–1957
Mary Bernadina Kramer
1880–1953
Marriage: 5 February 1901
Leo Joseph Lierz
1901–1987
Clara Gertrude Lierz
1903–1986
Mr Lierz
1904–1904
Bertha Ann Lierz
1905–1993
Mathias Joseph Lierz
1907–2004
Paul Henry Lierz
1909–1974
Vincent Henry Lierz
1910–1986
Raymond A Lierz
1912–2007
Mary Elizabeth Lierz
1914–2000
Helen Marie Lierz
1916–2007
Sylvester Peter Lierz
1917–1961
Joseph Herman Lierz
1920–1992

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 February 1901
Seneca, Nemaha, Kansas, United States
children

(12)

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Peter Joseph Lierz

    Male1839–1909Male

    Gertrude Jaegers

    Female1845–1927Female

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1877 · Nicodemus is Founded

Age 2

The town of Nicodemus was founded by African-American migrants from Kansas in 1877.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 23

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

German or Dutch: variant of Lürz(e) ‘cheat’, ‘swindler’ ( see Lurz ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Peter Lurz in household of P J Lurz, "United States Census, 1880"
  • T P Lierz, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Peter P Lierz, "United States Census, 1940"

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