Robert Andreas Stehwien

11 October 1883–12 October 1946 (Age 63)
Ellinwood, Barton, Kansas, United States

The Life Summary of Robert Andreas

When Robert Andreas Stehwien was born on 11 October 1883, in Ellinwood, Barton, Kansas, United States, his father, Charles Frederick Stehwien, was 27 and his mother, Otillie Volkland, was 21. He married Dorothea H. E. Schwertfeger on 1 January 1908. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Farmer Township, Rice, Kansas, United States for about 10 years. He died on 12 October 1946, at the age of 63, and was buried in Bushton-Farmer Township Cemetery, Bushton, Rice, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Andreas Stehwien
Dorothea H. E. Schwertfeger
Marriage: 1 January 1908
Paul H. Stehwien
Carl A Stehwien

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 January 1908
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
    1886 · Giving Working Men a Union
    Age 3
    The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
    1900 · Gold for Cash!
    Age 17
    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

    Name Meaning

    One of the many French names of Germanic origin that were introduced into Britain by the Normans; it has since remained in continuous use. It is derived from the nearly synonymous elements hrōd ‘fame’ + berht ‘bright, famous’, and had a native Old English predecessor of similar form (Hreodbeorht), which was supplanted by the Norman name. Two dukes of Normandy in the 11th century bore the name: the father of William the Conqueror (sometimes identified with the legendary Robert the Devil), and his eldest son. It was borne also by three kings of Scotland, notably Robert the Bruce ( 1274–1329 ), who freed Scotland from English domination. The altered short form Bob is very common, but Hob and Dob, which were common in the Middle Ages and gave rise to surnames, are extinct. See also Rupert .

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

    Sources (4)

    • Robert Stehwein, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Robert Andreas Stehwien, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
    • Robert A Stehwien in household of Charles F Stehwien, "United States Census, 1900"

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