Albert Edward Zieska

14 September 1900–6 March 1945 (Age 44)
Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Albert Edward

When Albert Edward Zieska was born on 14 September 1900, in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States, his father, Reinhardt J Zieska, was 41 and his mother, Bertha Mathilde Luedtke, was 33. He married Daisebelle Sargent Shriver on 25 July 1931, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Hennepin, Minnesota, United States for about 10 years. He died on 6 March 1945, in Washoe, Nevada, United States, at the age of 44, and was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Albert Edward Zieska
Daisebelle Sargent Shriver
Marriage: 25 July 1931
Albert George Zieska

Spouse and Children

25 July 1931
Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States


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World Events (8)

1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 6

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1906 · The End of Capital Punishment

Age 6

Between the state's entry into the Union and 1906, 27 people were executed by hanging in Minnesota. Public opinion soon shifted against the death penalty in the state and was formally abolished in 1911. Since its abolishment, there have been 23 attempts to reinstate the death penalty, but none of these bills passed the state legislature.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 13

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

Eastern German: from Czech, Sorbian čižik ‘siskin’; either a nickname for someone thought to resemble the bird in some way, or a metonymic occupational name for a birdcatcher.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Albert Zieska in household of Reiland Zieska, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Albert Zieska in household of Bertha Zieska, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Albert E Zieska in entry for Edward Everet Zieska and Dorothy May Mccullough, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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