Mark Leinbach Himmelreich

Brief Life History of Mark Leinbach

When Mark Leinbach Himmelreich was born on 10 July 1918, in Shoemakersville, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, George B Himmelreich, was 46 and his mother, Ida Valeria Leinbach, was 40. He lived in Perry Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years and Shoemakersville, Perry Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States in 1950. He died on 30 October 2000, in Shoemakersville, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Shoemakersville, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States.

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George B Himmelreich
Ida Valeria Leinbach
Clarence Himmelreich
Sarah A Himmelreich
Maggie Irene Himmelreich
Eva Maria Himmelreich
Adam Mabry Himmelreich
Lizzie Amelia Himmelreich
Mae Katie Himmelreich
Mark Leinbach Himmelreich
Mary Ann Leinbach Himmelreich

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  • Mark T Himmelreich in household of George Himmelreich, "United States Census, 1930"
  • U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946
  • Web: Obituary Daily Times Index, 1995-2011

World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.


The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.


Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

German: humorous topographic name, from a place so named as being at a high altitude, from Middle High German himel ‘heaven’ + rīch(e) ‘empire’.

Jewish (Ashkenazic): artificial name composed of German Himmel ‘heaven’ + Reich ‘empire’.

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

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