Gunnar Valdemar Reis

17 September 1895–11 December 1971 (Age 76)
Ed, Värmland, Sweden

The Life of Gunnar Valdemar

When Gunnar Valdemar Reis was born on 17 September 1895, in Ed, Värmland, Sweden, his father, Johan Wilhelm Reis, was 31 and his mother, Alma Charlotta Emilia Söderbom, was 33. He died on 11 December 1971, in Västergötland, Sweden, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Johan Wilhelm Reis
1863–
Alma Charlotta Emilia Söderbom
1862–
Dagny Elvira Reis
1885–1962
Rudolf Wilhelm Reis
1887–
Signe Ingeborg Reis
1889–1901
Almar Fritiof Reis
1891–1974
Ejnar Sigfrid Reis
1893–
Gunnar Valdemar Reis
1895–1971
Edit Charlotta Reis
1898–
Karl Josef Reis
1900–1984
Signe Ingeborg Reis
1902–

Parents and Siblings

    Johan Wilhelm Reis

    Male1863–Male

    Alma Charlotta Emilia Söderbom

    Female1862–Female

siblings

(9)

    Female1885–1962Female

    Rudolf Wilhelm Reis

    Male1887–Male

    Signe Ingeborg Reis

    Female1889–1901Female

    Male1891–1974Male

    Ejnar Sigfrid Reis

    Male1893–Male

+4 More Children

World Events (3)

1897

Age 2

World exposition held in Stockholm. First Swedish car built.
1901

Age 6

First Nobel Prize awarded.
1905

Age 10

Union of Norway and Sweden dissolved.

Name Meaning

1 German: from Middle High German rīs ‘undergrowth’, ‘brushwood’; a topographic name for someone who lived in an overgrown area, or a habitational name from Reis or Reissen in Bavaria, named with this word.2 German: occupational name for a cobbler, Middle High German riuze. Compare Reuss .3 German: variant of Reiss 2, or from the Huguenot name Ris.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Gunnar Valdemar Reis - Published information: male

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