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
Mary Bernadina Kramer
Marriage: 5 February 1901
Leo Joseph Lierz
Clara Gertrude Lierz
Mr Lierz
Bertha Ann Lierz
Mathias Joseph Lierz
Paul Henry Lierz
Vincent Henry Lierz
Raymond A Lierz
Mary Elizabeth Lierz
Helen Marie Lierz
Sylvester Peter Lierz
Joseph Herman Lierz

Spouse and Children

5 February 1901
Seneca, Nemaha, Kansas, United States


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Parents and Siblings

    Peter Joseph Lierz


    Gertrude Jaegers




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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.

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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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