Raymond Heydt

25 January 1893–1 September 1940 (Age 47)
Pottsgrove, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Raymond

When Raymond Heydt was born on 25 January 1893, in Pottsgrove, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Vanus S. Heydt, was 23 and his mother, Jennie Ellen Wisler, was 23. He married Helen Morgan on 1 June 1915. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Pottstown, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. He died on 1 September 1940, at the age of 47.

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Family Time Line

Raymond Heydt
Helen Morgan
Marriage: 1 June 1915
Gladys Heydt
Kenneth Heydt
Nancy Heydt

Spouse and Children

1 June 1915


    Gladys Heydt


    Kenneth Heydt


    Nancy Heydt


Parents and Siblings





    Frederick W. Heydt


    Edward Wisler Heydt


World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 12

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 13

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Heidt , itself a variant of Heid .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Raymond Heydt in household of Venus Heydt, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Raymond Heydt in household of Venus S Heydt, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Raymond Heydt, "Pennsylvania, Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"

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