John Albert Wiek

1 February 1919–29 March 1985 (Age 66)
Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States

The Life of John Albert

When John Albert Wiek was born on 1 February 1919, in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States, his father, Carl Fredrick Weik, was 28 and his mother, Ruth Underwood Monger, was 22. He lived in Election Precinct 393 Swift, Multnomah, Oregon, United States in 1940 and Portland, Washington, Oregon, United States in 1998. He died on 29 March 1985, in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States, at the age of 66.

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Family Time Line

John Albert Wiek
Bernice Marie Waible

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Carl Fredrick Weik


    Ruth Underwood Monger




World Events (8)


Age 1

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

Age 1

Women are given the right to vote under the Nineteenth Amendment.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 18

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Rieck .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John A Wick, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John A Wiek, "United States Public Records, 1970-2009"
  • John Wiek, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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