John G. Seitz

4 December 1899–26 March 1980 (Age 80)
Wittenberg,,Bessarabia,Ukraine

The Life of John G.

When John G. Seitz was born on 4 December 1899, his father, Gottlieb Seitz, was 26 and his mother, Catharina Schlenker, was 22. He married Louise Bertha Hehr Janke on 18 January 1921, in Medicine Hat, Cypress, Alberta, Canada. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Cardston Alberta Temple, Cardston, Cardston, Alberta, Canada in 1906. He died on 26 March 1980, in Medicine Hat, Cypress, Alberta, Canada, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

John G. Seitz
1899–1980
Louise Bertha Hehr Janke
1901–2000
Marriage: 18 January 1921
William L. Seitz
1921–1981
Roy Seitz
1923–1982
Wesley Seitz
1933–1978

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 January 1921
Medicine Hat, Cypress, Alberta, Canada
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    Gottlieb Seitz

    Male1873–1923Male

    Catharina Schlenker

    Female1877–1939Female

siblings

(10)

    Male1899–1980Male

    Male1900–1958Male

    Mathilda Seitz

    Female1901–1994Female

    Male1903–1985Male

    Emma Seitz

    Female1905–2002Female

+5 More Children

Name Meaning

1 South German (mainly Bavaria): from a reduced form of the personal name Seifried, a variant of Siegfried .2 Germanized spelling of Slovenian Zajc, nickname from zajec ‘hare’.

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

Possible Related Names

Story Highlight

John George Seitz

He was a great joker, love teasing us. Farmed at Seven Person, AB. Taught me to ride a horse, try to milk cow.

Sources (1)

  • John Seitz in household of Gottlieb Seitz, "Canada Census, 1906"

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