Raymond Otto Seidner

28 February 1896–1940 (Age 43)
Indiana, United States

The Life of Raymond Otto

When Raymond Otto Seidner was born on 28 February 1896, in Indiana, United States, his father, Wilson Shannon Seidner, was 48 and his mother, Mary Christiana May, was 39. He married Ethel Margaret Naylor on 26 June 1915, in Randolph, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Monroe Township, Randolph, Indiana, United States in 1920 and Parker City, Monroe Township, Randolph, Indiana, United States in 1930. He died in 1940, in Indiana, United States, at the age of 44, and was buried in Maxville, White River Township, Randolph, Indiana, United States.

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Raymond Otto Seidner
Ethel Margaret Naylor
Marriage: 26 June 1915
Beulah E Seidner

Spouse and Children

26 June 1915
Randolph, Indiana, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Wilson Shannon Seidner


    Mary Christiana May




+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

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.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 10

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 12

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 and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Seidler .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Otto R Seidner in household of Wilson S Seidner, "United States Census, 1910"
  • James Seidner, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Raymond O Seidner, "United States Census, 1920"

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