Diedrick Diersing

28 December 1892–15 November 1964 (Age 71)
Lincoln, Logan, Illinois, United States

The Life of Diedrick

When Diedrick Diersing was born on 28 December 1892, in Lincoln, Logan, Illinois, United States, his father, Herman Diersing, was 32 and his mother, Marie Stuan, was 14. He married Anna Schmidt on 26 December 1916, in Lincoln, Logan, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Corwin Township, Logan, Illinois, United States in 1940 and Bellingham, Whatcom, Washington Territory, United States in 1999. He died on 15 November 1964, at the age of 71, and was buried in Old Union Cemetery, Logan, Illinois, United States.

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Diedrick Diersing
Anna Schmidt
Marriage: 26 December 1916
Alvin Diedrich Diersing

Spouse and Children

26 December 1916
Lincoln, Logan, Illinois, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Herman Diersing






    Marie Diersing


    Nettie Diersing


    Lizzie Diersing



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World Events (8)

1893 · The World's Columbian Exposition

Age 1

Also known as the Chicago World's Fair, The Exposition was held to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the arrival of Christopher Columbus in the New World. The centerpiece of the Fair was a large water pool that represented Columbus's voyage across the Atlantic to the Americas. The Fair had a profound effect on new architecture designs, sanitation advancement, and the arts. The Fairgrounds were given the nickname the White City due to its lavish paint and materials used to constuct it. Over 27 million people attended the fair during its six-month of operation. Among many of the invetions exhibited there was the first Ferris wheel built to rival the Eiffel Tower in France.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

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.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 20

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

German: patronymic of Diers , a patronymic of Dierck or Dieter .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Diedick Diersing, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Dietrich F Diersing, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Dethrich Diersing, "United States Census, 1940"

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