Erika Luise Seidel

2 August 1921–2 January 2010 (Age 88)
Berlin, Germany

The Life of Erika Luise

When Erika Luise Seidel was born on 2 August 1921, in Berlin, Germany, her father, Otto Bernhard Seidel, was 39 and her mother, Auguste Pauline Langner, was 31. She married Armin Ernst Rabe on 29 March 1941. She died on 2 January 2010, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Armin Ernst Rabe
Erika Luise Seidel
Marriage: 29 March 1941

Spouse and Children

29 March 1941

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    Waltraut Johanna Seidel


World Events (8)

1922 · Timpanogos Cave National Monument

Age 1

Timpanogos Cave National Monument is a United States National Monument protecting the Timpanogos Cave Historic District and a cave system on Mount Timpanogos. There are three caves in the cave system, one of which is specifically called Timpanogos Cave but the caves are only viewable on guided tours when the monument is open.
1923 · President Harding visits Utah to get to know the people.

Age 2

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.
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 24

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

Name Meaning

1 South German: from the medieval name Sidel, a pet form of Sīfrit ( see Siegfried ).2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname or ornamental name from German Seidel ‘beer mug’, ‘pint’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Erika Luise Seidel in entry for Armin Ernst Rabe, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Erica Seidel Rabe, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Erica Seidel Rabe, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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