Victor Gustav Geiser

25 August 1915–18 April 1986 (Age 70)
Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Victor Gustav

When Victor Gustav Geiser was born on 25 August 1915, in Wisconsin, United States, his father, Frank Geiser, was 39 and his mother, Margaret M Woelfel, was 36. He lived in Charlestown, Calumet, Wisconsin, United States in 1920. He died on 18 April 1986, in Calumet, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Frank Geiser
1876–1949
Margaret M Woelfel
1878–1927
Anton Xavier Geiser
1907–1985
Hildegard J Geiser
1910–1967
Frank Joseph Geiser
1911–1979
Clemens Geiser
1912–1995
Gregory Carl Geiser
1914–1987
Victor Gustav Geiser
1915–1986
Alois Joseph Geiser
1918–2008
Marie Geiser
1921–

Parents and Siblings

    Male1876–1949Male

    Margaret M Woelfel

    Female1878–1927Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1919 · Minimum Wage Laws Passed

Age 4

The first minimum wage law took effect in 1919 and specified women and children under 17 years of age should be paid 22 cents per hour.
1934 · Kohler Strike

Age 19

Employees at Kohler Company in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, attempted to organize a union, but the company would not work with them. The employees organized a strike on July 27, 1934. Events escalated and two people were killed and 47 were injured.

Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: occupational name for a goatherd, from a derivative of Middle High German geiz ‘goat’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Victor Gesser in household of Frank Gesser, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Victor Geiser in household of Frank Geiser, "United States Census, 1930"

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