John S. Wiese

Akron, Summit, Ohio, United States

The Life of John S.

When John S. Wiese was born in 1877, in Akron, Summit, Ohio, United States, his father, Edward W Wiese, was 27 and his mother, Margaret Fink, was 24. He married Jane M. Phillips on 3 March 1906, in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States.

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John S. Wiese
Jane M. Phillips
Marriage: 3 March 1906

Spouse and Children

3 March 1906
Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Edward W Wiese


    Margaret Fink




World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 5

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 31

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

German:1. topographic name from Middle High German wise ‘meadow’. 2. habitational name for someone from any of various places called Wies, Wiese, Wiesa, or possibly also Wiesau.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John S Wiese in household of Mrs. Margaret Wiese, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John Wiese, "New York, New York City Marriage Records, 1829-1940"
  • John S. Wiese, "New York, Marriages, 1686-1980"

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