Lewis Burton Tiedtke

21 October 1907–19 October 1985 (Age 78)
Pilger, Stanton, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Lewis Burton

When Lewis Burton Tiedtke was born on 21 October 1907, in Pilger, Stanton, Nebraska, United States, his father, Otto August Tiedtke, was 27 and his mother, Anna Tritten, was 22. He married Alice Irene Anderson on 9 June 1936, in Stanton, Stanton, Nebraska, United States. He lived in Pilger Election Precinct, Stanton, Nebraska, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1943. He died on 19 October 1985, in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Pilger Cemetery, Pilger, Stanton, Nebraska, United States.

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Lewis Burton Tiedtke
Alice Irene Anderson
Marriage: 9 June 1936

Spouse and Children

9 June 1936
Stanton, Stanton, Nebraska, United States

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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1910 · Angel Island Serves Immigrants

Age 3

Angel Island served as a western entry point for hundreds of thousands of U.S. immigrants, mainly from China, from 1910 to 1940.

Age 22

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

German (frequent in East and West Prussia): variant of Lüdtke ( see Luedtke ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Louis Tiedtke in household of Otto A Tiedtke, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Louis Tiedtke in household of Otto Tiedtke, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Louis Liedtke in household of Otto Liedtke, "United States Census, 1910"

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