Emilie M Reisig

Female12 August 1856–8 April 1930

Brief Life History of Emilie M

When Emilie M Reisig was born on 12 August 1856, in Monroe, Michigan, United States, her father, Johann Wilhelm Reisig, was 25 and her mother, Seraphina Sarah Liedel, was 23. She married Gustave William Beyer on 18 September 1883, in Monroe, Monroe, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 8 April 1930, in Monroe, Monroe, Michigan, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Woodland Cemetery, Woodland Beach, Frenchtown Township, Monroe, Michigan, United States.

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Gustave William Beyer
Emilie M Reisig
Marriage: 18 September 1883
Edgar Frederick Beyer

Sources (16)

  • Emilie M Beyer in household of Gustave W Beyer, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Maria Emily Riesig, "Michigan, Marriages, 1868-1925"
  • Emily Beyer, "Michigan Death Certificates, 1921-1952"

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  • Marriage
    18 September 1883Monroe, Monroe, Michigan, United States
  • Children (1)

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    Siblings (11)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 7

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

    Age 7

    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

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

    Age 20

    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.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Erna, Gerhard, Heinz.

    German: nickname from Middle High German reisec, Middle Low German reisich ‘armed for war’, later ‘sprightly, tall’. See also Reiser 2.

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

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