Emiel Triest

23 May 1883–28 December 1971 (Age 88)
Saint Charles, Kane, Illinois, United States

The Life of Emiel

Emiel Triest was born on 23 May 1883. He had at least 1 son with Alexis. He died on 28 December 1971, in Saint Charles, Kane, Illinois, United States, at the age of 88.

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Emiel Triest
Raymond Joseph Trieste

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World Events (3)

1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 2

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 3

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.

Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: topographic name for someone who lived by uncultivated land or a habitational name from a place named Triest, for example in East Flanders.

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

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