Harvey Neiman Ludy

19 February 1870–29 August 1953 (Age 83)
Pottstown, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Harvey Neiman

When Harvey Neiman Ludy was born on 19 February 1870, in Pottstown, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, William Kauffman Ludy, was 28 and his mother, Leah Yorgey Neiman, was 22. He married Kate S. Matthias on 11 March 1893, in Norristown, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Douglass Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States for about 40 years. He died on 29 August 1953, in Souderton, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Boyertown, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Harvey Neiman Ludy
Kate S. Matthias
Marriage: 11 March 1893
William Matthias Ludy
Esther Matthias Ludy
Harvey Ludy
Henry Norman Ludy
John Matthias Ludy
Luther Jacob Ludy
Eva Rachel Ludy
Harvey Ludy
Charles Elmore Ludy
Paul Matthias Ludy

Spouse and Children

11 March 1893
Norristown, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States


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Parents and Siblings

    William Kauffman Ludy


    Leah Yorgey Neiman




    E. Warren Neiman Ludy


    Reuben Francis Ludy




    Horace Francis Ludy


+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 7

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 26

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Southwestern German and Swiss (also Lüdy): from a pet form of Ludwig .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Harvey Ludy, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Harvey N Ludy, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Harvey N Ludy, "United States Census, 1920"

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