Alfred Steiger

19 June 1918–25 March 2000 (Age 81)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Alfred

When Alfred Steiger was born on 19 June 1918, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Jogchum Jaspers Steiger, was 50 and his mother, Jantje Jans de Raaf, was 33. He married Harriet Jo Turner on 5 June 1945, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He lived in Salt Lake City Ward 2, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 20 years and Utah, United States in 1978. He died on 25 March 2000, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alfred Steiger
1918–2000
Dorothy Backus
1921–1976
Marriage: 3 September 1955
Geraldine Backus
1943–2019

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 September 1955
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
children

(1)

    Geraldine Backus

    Female1943–2019Female

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1923 · President Harding visits Utah to get to know the people.

Age 5

President Warren G. Harding's visited Utah as part of a broader tour of the western United States designed to bring him closer to the people and their conditions. After Speaking at Liberty Park, the president went to the Hotel Utah where he met with President Heber J. Grant and talked to him about the history of the church.
1941

Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

German:1. variant of Steger . 2. occupational name from Middle High German stīger ‘foreman’, ‘mine inspector’. 3. habitational name for someone from Steige in Alsace.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Alfred Steiger in household of John Steiger, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Alfred Steiger in household of John Steiger, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Alfred Stiger in household of John Stiger, "United States Census, 1920"

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