Louis Albert "Duke" Kuesterman

12 October 1896–25 September 1963 (Age 66)
Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States

The Life Summary of Louis Albert "Duke"

When Louis Albert "Duke" Kuesterman was born on 12 October 1896, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States, his father, Ernst August Albrecht Kuesterman, was 41 and his mother, Minnie Hess, was 24. He married Essie G. Ellis on 31 March 1920, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He registered for military service in 1918. In 1923, at the age of 65, his occupation is listed as washington water power co. meter reader, then internal audit clerk in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States. He died on 25 September 1963, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States, at the age of 66.

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Louis Albert "Duke" Kuesterman
Essie G. Ellis
Marriage: 31 March 1920
Ida Stacia "Penny" Kuesterman
Ida Stacia Kuesterman
Erna Lovene Kuesterman
Albert W. Kuesterman

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World Events (8)

1897 · Seattle Grows Quickly
Age 1
The Klondike gold rush started in 1896 in Canada, but by 1897 as miners started moving and following the gold it caused for Seattle to rapidly grow as more miners joined the search for gold.
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.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
Age 20
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.

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Sources (29)

  • Louis Kuestermaine in household of Albert Kuestermaine, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Louis Kuesterman in household of Louise M Mull, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Louis Kuesterman in household of Albert Kuesterman, "United States Census, 1910"

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