Bertha Seibold

1 May 1885–August 1987 (Age 102)
Duck Creek Township, Madison, Indiana, United States

The Life of Bertha

When Bertha Seibold was born on 1 May 1885, in Duck Creek Township, Madison, Indiana, United States, her father, Joseph Anton Seibold, was 38 and her mother, Mary Catherine Meyers, was 32. She married Fred Padfield on 2 November 1904, in Madison, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Elwood, Madison, Indiana, United States in 1910. She died in August 1987, in Madison, Indiana, United States, at the age of 102.

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Family Time Line

Fred Padfield
1883–1977
Bertha Seibold
1885–1987
Marriage: 2 November 1904
Hilda V Padfield
1905–
Hilda V. Padfield
1906–1978
Mary Padfield
1907–1983
James P. Padfield
1918–1918

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 November 1904
Madison, Indiana, United States
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Christine Seibold

    Female1876–1942Female

    Michael Martin Seibold

    Male1878–Male

    Joseph Henry Seibold

    Male1880–1919Male

    Elizabeth Seibold

    Female1883–Female

    Female1885–1987Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 21

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.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 27

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the Germanic elements sigi ‘victory’ + bald ‘courageous’, ‘daring’. Compare Sebald .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Bertha Padfield in household of Fredrick Padfield, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Bertha M Seibold in household of Joseph Seibold, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Bertha Frances Seibold in entry for Howard Edgar Guard, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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