Johann Frederick Georg Stegmann

16 October 1873–3 May 1953 (Age 79)
Massac, Illinois, United States

The Life of Johann Frederick Georg

When Johann Frederick Georg Stegmann was born on 16 October 1873, in Massac, Illinois, United States, his father, Frederick Diedrich Stegmann, was 25 and his mother, Elizabeth Margaretha Kleinschmidt, was 22. He married Alice Schneeman on 17 January 1903, in Metropolis, Massac, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Logan Precinct, Massac, Illinois, United States in 1920 and Mermet, Massac, Illinois, United States in 1940. He died on 3 May 1953, in Massac, Illinois, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Metropolis, Massac, Illinois, United States.

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Johann Frederick Georg Stegmann
Alice Schneeman
Marriage: 17 January 1903
Lavere Stegmann

Spouse and Children

17 January 1903
Metropolis, Massac, Illinois, United States


    Lavere Stegmann


Parents and Siblings

    Frederick Diedrich Stegmann


    Elizabeth Margaretha Kleinschmidt




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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1877 · The First Workers Strike

Age 4

The country was in great economic distress in mid-1877, which caused many workers of the Railroad to come together and began the first national strike in the United States. Crowds gathered in Chicago in extreme number to be a part of the strike which was later named the Great Railroad Strike. Shortly after the strike began, the battle was fought between the authorities and many of the strikers. The conflict escalated to violence and quickly each side turned bloody.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 23

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

German: topographic name for someone who lived by a narrow or uphill path or by a plank bridge, from Middle High German stec ‘steep path or track’, ‘plank bridge’ + man ‘man’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • G E Stegmann, "United States Census, 1910"
  • George Stegman, "United States Census, 1920"
  • George Stegman, "United States Census, 1940"

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