Arthur Emil Spieth

28 October 1915–3 October 1987 (Age 71)
Tigerton, Shawano, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Arthur Emil

When Arthur Emil Spieth was born on 28 October 1915, in Tigerton, Shawano, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Julius Gottlieb Spieth, was 33 and his mother, Ida Marie L. Salzman, was 24. He lived in Fairbanks, Shawano, Wisconsin, United States in 1920 and Wisconsin, United States in 1987. He died on 3 October 1987, in Bowler, Shawano, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Tigerton's Union Cemetery, Tigerton, Shawano, Wisconsin, United States.

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Arthur Emil Spieth
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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1919 · Minimum Wage Laws Passed

Age 4

The first minimum wage law took effect in 1919 and specified women and children under 17 years of age should be paid 22 cents per hour.
1934 · Kohler Strike

Age 19

Employees at Kohler Company in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, attempted to organize a union, but the company would not work with them. The employees organized a strike on July 27, 1934. Events escalated and two people were killed and 47 were injured.

Name Meaning

German:1. nickname from Middle High German spuot ‘successful’, ‘speedy’. Compare Speed . 2. metonymic occupational name for a peat-cutter, from Middle Low German spit ‘peat’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Arthur Spieth in household of Juluis Spieth, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Arthur Spieth in household of Julius Spieth, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Arthur Spieth in household of Head Julius Spieth, "United States Census, 1920"

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