Frederick William Siegel

22 December 1911–13 November 1983 (Age 71)
Astoria, Queens, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Frederick William

When Frederick William Siegel was born on 22 December 1911, in Astoria, Queens, New York, United States, his father, George Siegel, was 38 and his mother, Louise M Siegel, was 32. He married Gladys Vivian Blauvelt on 17 December 1937, in Astoria, Queens, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Queens, New York City, New York, United States in 1930. He died on 13 November 1983, in Brookhaven, Brookhaven, Suffolk, New York, United States, at the age of 71.

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Frederick William Siegel
Gladys Vivian Blauvelt
Marriage: 17 December 1937
Thomas Blauvelt Siegel

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 December 1937Astoria, Queens, New York, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1912 · The Girl Scouts
    Age 1
    Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
    1913 · The Woolworth Building Opens as the Tallest Building in the World
    Age 2
    At 792 feet above Broadway, the Woolworth Building became the tallest building in the world and held the record for 17 years. The Woolworth Building was overshadowed by the Chrysler Building at 1,046 feet in 1930 and the Empire State Building at 1,454 feet in 1931. Retailer and mogul Frank W. Woolworth commissioned the Woolworth Building in 1910 with the intent of his namesake building to be the tallest in the world. The 13 million dollar project was financed in cash by Woolworth which allowed him freedoms in the design and construction of the ornate, gothic building. An opening ceremony was held on April 24, 1913 at which President Woodrow Wilson pressed a button from the White House and lit the historic building in New York City.
    Age 20
    The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

    Name Meaning

    1 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a maker of seals or signet rings, or for an official in charge of a seal, from Middle High German sigel ‘seal’. The Jewish name can also be ornamental.2 German: from a medieval personal name, a pet form of the various Germanic personal names formed with sigi ‘victory’ as the first element, for example Siegfried .3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Segal .

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

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    Sources (4)

    • Fredrick Siegel in household of George Siegel, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Frederick Siegel, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Frederick Siegel, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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