Gordon Niederer

16 August 1918–26 March 1999 (Age 80)
Archer, Madison, Idaho, United States

The Life of Gordon

When Gordon Niederer was born on 16 August 1918, in Archer, Madison, Idaho, United States, his father, Arthur Emil Niederer, was 32 and his mother, Mary Ann Briggs, was 25. He married Donna Marie Sherd on 18 September 1943, in Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in World for about 5 years and Sunnydell, Madison, Idaho, United States for about 14 years. He registered for military service in 1941. He died on 26 March 1999, in Rexburg, Madison, Idaho, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Archer, Madison, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Gordon Niederer
1918–1999
Donna Marie Sherd
1917–2013
Marriage: 18 September 1943
Phillip Ray Niederer
1946–1995
Colleen Niederer
1948–1953

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 September 1943
Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States
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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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1921 · Bonneville County Courthouse is built

Age 3

In 1921, the Bonneville county courthouse was built. It was designed by Lionel Fisher and Charles Aitken, two architects that helped build a number of government buildings in Idaho.
1941

Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Nieder , from the inflected (masculine) form.

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

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Story Highlight

Gordon and Donna Niederer Family (written by Donna Niederer)

A brief history written by Donna Niederer in 1996 Gordon and Donna met in February 1943 while Gordon was stationed in Grad Rapids, Michigan. After a fun courtship, they were married September …

Sources (3)

  • Gordon Niederer, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Gordon Niederer, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Gordon Niederer, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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