Henry Frederick Siemsen

21 June 1885–27 December 1963 (Age 78)
Marshall, Marin, California, United States

The Life Summary of Henry Frederick

When Henry Frederick Siemsen was born on 21 June 1885, in Marshall, Marin, California, United States, his father, Henry Gottfried Frederick Siemsen Harry, was 49 and his mother, Catharina F. Kuschert Siemsen, was 37. He married Edith S Steele on 26 September 1914, in Marin, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Tomales, Marin, California, United States in 1930 and Tomales Judicial Township, Marin, California, United States for about 5 years. He died on 27 December 1963, in Petaluma, Sonoma, California, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Tomales Cemetery, Tomales, Marin, California, United States.

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Henry Frederick Siemsen
Edith S Steele
Marriage: 26 September 1914
Myrtle Elizabeth Siemsen
Evelyn Jennie Siemsen
William H. Siemsen

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World Events (8)

Age 1
Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station
Age 6
Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1906 · Saving Food Labels
Age 21
The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

North German, Dutch, and Danish: patronymic from Siem ( see Siem 1).

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

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Sources (11)

  • Henry Siemsen, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Henry F Siemsen, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Henry F Siemsen, "United States Census, 1920"

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