Genevieve Steidle

Brief Life History of Genevieve

When Genevieve Steidle was born on 26 October 1896, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States, her father, Louis Steidle, was 31 and her mother, Otelia Rauschert, was 23. She married John Henry Harrington Sr in 1925. She immigrated to San Francisco, California, United States in 1939 and lived in San Francisco, California, United States in 1940 and Mercer Island, King, Washington, United States in 1997. She died on 30 March 1996, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States, at the age of 99, and was buried in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Henry Harrington Sr
1894–1986
Genevieve Steidle
1896–1996
Marriage: 1925

Sources (11)

  • Genevieve A Ste?dle, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Genevieve Steidle, "Washington, County Birth Registers, 1873-1965"
  • Genevieve Steidle Harrington, "Find A Grave Index"

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World Events (8)

1897 · Seattle Grows Quickly

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 · Florida Involvement in Spanish-American War

Florida played a critical role during the Spanish-American War. The port of Tampa saw the arrival of over 30,000 troops; this traffic resulted in the small town experiencing massive growth and becoming a city. Cuban-Americans across the state also helped with raising money and support for the war.

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

German: topographic name from stiūdelīn, a diminutive of stūde ‘thicket, wilderness’.

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

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