Levi H Reeser

Male8 March 1899–1972

Brief Life History of Levi H

When Levi H Reeser was born on 8 March 1899, in Congerville, Woodford, Illinois, United States, his father, Samuel L Reeser, was 31 and his mother, Frances Reel, was 26. He married Sarah Esther Blain on 5 February 1918. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Washington, Illinois, United States in 1935 and Washington, Tazewell, Illinois, United States in 1940. He died in 1972, in Eureka, Woodford, Illinois, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Woodford, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Levi H Reeser
1899–1972
Sarah Esther Blain
1899–1979
Marriage: 5 February 1918
SGT George Raymond Reeser
1918–1943
Frances Reeser
1921–1996
Thelma Reeser
1923–2013
Jack Levi Reeser
1930–1984
CPL Donald William Reeser
1932–1952

Sources (11)

  • Levi H Reeser, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Levi H Reeser, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • Levi Reeser, "United States Social Security Death Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 February 1918
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (11)

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    World Events (8)

    1900 · Gold for Cash!

    Age 1

    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

    1910 · Boy Scouts of America

    Age 11

    When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.

    1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

    Age 20

    The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Rieser . Compare Reaser and Reecer .

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

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