Walter Floyd Seyler

27 January 1889–20 November 1951 (Age 62)
Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Walter Floyd

Walter Floyd Seyler was born on 27 January 1889, in Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States as the son of Charles A. Seyler and Ida Seiler. He had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Irene Viola Krebs. He lived in Berks, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 20 November 1951, in Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Mount Penn, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Walter Floyd Seyler
Irene Viola Krebs
Edna irene Seyler
Mary Louise Seyler
Charles Augustus Seyler

Spouse and Children



Parents and Siblings

    Charles A. Seyler


    Ida Seiler




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.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 15

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 17

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

1 English: variant spelling of Saylor .2 German: variant spelling of Seiler .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Walter Leyler in household of Charles Leyler, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Walter F Seyler in household of Ida J Seyler, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Walter F Seyler in household of Charles A Seyler, "United States Census, 1920"

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