Marie E. Kistler

Female22 October 1895–8 August 1980

Brief Life History of Marie E.

When Marie E. Kistler was born on 22 October 1895, in Minnesota, United States, her father, Dr Jonas Mantz Kistler, was 39 and her mother, Augusta Wilhemina “Minnie” Anderson, was 27. She married Benjamin Franklin Greathouse on 17 January 1926, in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in United States in 1949 and Fayette, Kentucky, United States in 1950. She died on 8 August 1980, in Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Lexington Cemetery, Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Franklin Greathouse
Marie E. Kistler
Marriage: 17 January 1926
Jean Marie Greathouse
Mary Joyce Greathouse

Sources (18)

  • Marie K Greathouse, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Marie E. Kistler, "Minnesota, Births and Christenings, 1840-1980"
  • Marie E Kistler Greathouse, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 January 1926Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States
  • Children (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 1

    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.

    1898 · The Kensington Runestone

    Age 3

    A Swedish man, Olof Ohman, was farming on his land when he came across a 202-pound rock slab that had strange writing on it. Convinced it was proof that Scandinavian explorers came to that area before Columbus found the Americas, he had it looked at by scholars and linguists to find its translation. There has been a drawn-out debate on the stone's authenticity, with a scholarly consensus that classifies it as a hoax and the community which is convinced that it is authentic.

    1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

    Age 23

    To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

    Name Meaning

    German and Swiss German: occupational name for a joiner or cabinet maker, Middle High German kisteler. Compare Kistner .

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

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