Martin Leonhard Keiser

Brief Life History of Martin Leonhard

When Martin Leonhard Keiser was born on 13 July 1897, in Monett, Barry, Missouri, United States, his father, Christian Rudolph Hermann KAISER, was 34 and his mother, Charlotte Margaretha Eckert, was 35. He married Emilie Marie Bernthal on 2 August 1922, in Lawrence, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Pierce Township, Lawrence, Missouri, United States in 1910 and Freistatt Township, Lawrence, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. He died on 2 October 1987, in Freistatt, Lawrence, Missouri, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery, Freistatt, Lawrence, Missouri, United States.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Martin Leonhard? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Martin Leonhard Keiser
1897–1987
Emilie Marie Bernthal
1896–1989
Marriage: 2 August 1922
Nadine Anna KAISER
1923–1998
Dorothy Frieda Kaiser
1924–2002
Elmer Arnold Kaiser
1926–2018
Wilbur Herman Kaiser
1930–2006
Paul Wayne Kaiser
1932–2016

Sources (17)

  • Martin Kaiser, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Martin Kaiser, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
  • Martin Lenard Kaiser, "Missouri, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"

World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

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.

1900 · Gold for Cash!

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: variant of Keyser or Kaiser .

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

Possible Related Names

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a FREE Account

Search for Another Deceased Ancestor

Share this with your family and friends.