George F Reutzel

28 September 1875–5 October 1955 (Age 80)
Illinois, United States

The Life of George F

When George F Reutzel was born on 28 September 1875, in Illinois, United States, his father, Johann George Reutzel, was 36 and his mother, Katherina Margrett Schneller, was 35. He had at least 3 sons and 3 daughters with Clara Matilda Johnson. He lived in Marshall Township, Clay, Nebraska, United States in 1880 and School Creek Township, Clay, Nebraska, United States for about 35 years. He died on 5 October 1955, at the age of 80, and was buried in Sutton, Clay, Nebraska, United States.

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George F Reutzel
Clara Matilda Johnson
Pearl Adelia Reutzel
Leo A Reutzel
Alice Esther Reutzel
Lloyd Leon Reutzel
Mildred Clara Reutzel
Roy George Reutzel

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    Leo A Reutzel


    Alice Esther Reutzel


    Lloyd Leon Reutzel


    Mildred Clara Reutzel


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Parents and Siblings

    Johann George Reutzel


    Katherina Margrett Schneller




    Katherine M Reutzel


    John Reutzel


    Lizzie Reutzel


    Mary Reutzel



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World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1877 · The First Workers Strike

Age 2

The country was in great economic distress in mid-1877, which caused many workers of the Railroad to come together and began the first national strike in the United States. Crowds gathered in Chicago in extreme number to be a part of the strike which was later named the Great Railroad Strike. Shortly after the strike began, the battle was fought between the authorities and many of the strikers. The conflict escalated to violence and quickly each side turned bloody.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 21

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

German: possibly an eastern variant of Reitzel or of Räuzel, Reuz, from short forms of a Germanic personal name formed with hrōd ‘renown’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • George Reutzel in household of G G Reutzel, "Nebraska State Census, 1885"
  • George F Reutzel, "United States Census, 1900"
  • George F Rentzel, "United States Census, 1920"

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