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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Family Time Line

Harvey Neiman Ludy
1870–1953
Kate S. Matthias
1873–1950
Marriage: 11 March 1893
William Matthias Ludy
1891–1937
Esther Matthias Ludy
1893–1977
Harvey Ludy
1895–1895
Henry Norman Ludy
1897–1900
John Matthias Ludy
1900–1962
Luther Jacob Ludy
1902–1929
Eva Rachel Ludy
1905–1991
Harvey Ludy
1907–1907
Charles Elmore Ludy
1907–1907
Paul Matthias Ludy
1909–1978

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 March 1893
Norristown, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(10)

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Parents and Siblings

    William Kauffman Ludy

    Male1841–1894Male

    Leah Yorgey Neiman

    Female1847–1920Female

siblings

(13)

    E. Warren Neiman Ludy

    Male1867–1929Male

    Reuben Francis Ludy

    Male1868–1870Male

    Male1870–1953Male

    Male1871–1951Male

    Horace Francis Ludy

    Male1873–1942Male

+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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