Sever Severts

1858–26 February 1898 (Age 40)
Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Sever

Sever Severts was born in 1858, in Wisconsin, United States as the son of Sever Severts and Julia Erickson. He married Martha J. Hetland on 17 September 1883, in Cerro Gordo, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 26 February 1898, at the age of 40.

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Family Time Line

Sever Severts
1858–1898
Martha J. Hetland
1864–1953
Marriage: 17 September 1883
Wilford James Sherman Severts
1885–1969
Lillian M Severts
1889–1966
Clarence Walter Severts
1892–1977
Earl Gayheart Severts
1893–1971
Ethel Ruth Severt
1895–
Gordon LeeLand Severts
1897–1973

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 September 1883
Cerro Gordo, Iowa, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Sever Severts

    Male1817–Male

    Julia Erickson

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1863

Age 5

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · The First Successful Typewriter is Invented

Age 9

A patent was filed on October 11, 1867, on a new direct action typewriter. The patent was filed by Christopher Latham Sholes, Carlos Glidden, and Samuel Soule who had invented the prototype in Milwaukee.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 12

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Severn .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Sever Severts in entry for Clarence W Severts, "Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1850-1939"
  • Sever Severts in entry for Earl Gayheart Severts, "Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1850-1939"
  • Sever Severts in entry for Ethel Ruby Severts, "Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1850-1939"

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