John Wiegert

2 June 1889–10 May 1986 (Age 97)
Nebraska, United States

The Life of John

When John Wiegert was born on 2 June 1889, in Nebraska, United States, his father, Christian Wiegert, was 45 and his mother, Lena, was 40. He married Helena Molle about 1916, in Dodge, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Stanton Township, Colfax, Nebraska, United States in 1920 and Stanton Election Precinct, Colfax, Nebraska, United States in 1940. He died on 10 May 1986, in Leigh, Colfax, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 96, and was buried in Leigh Cemetery, Leigh, Colfax, Nebraska, United States.

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John Wiegert
Helena Molle
Marriage: about 1916
Wayne M Wiegert

Spouse and Children

about 1916
Dodge, Nebraska, United States


    Wayne M Wiegert


Parents and Siblings

    Christian Wiegert






    Emma Wiegert


    Christian Wiegert



    Charlie Wiegert


World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 1

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 27

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.

Name Meaning

North German: variant of Weichert .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Wegert, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John Wiegert in household of Chris Wiegert, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John Wiegert, "United States Census, 1930"

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