Lydia Reiner

1899–about 1980 (Age 81)
South Dakota, United States

The Life of Lydia

When Lydia Reiner was born in 1899, in South Dakota, United States, her father, Wilhelm Reiner, was 45 and her mother, Maria Wiedmann, was 52. She married Gottlieb Niess on 27 October 1919. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Kansas, United States in 1935 and Grove Township, Reno, Kansas, United States in 1940. She died about 1980, in Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Gottlieb Niess
Lydia Reiner
Marriage: 27 October 1919
Walter Leo Nies

Spouse and Children

27 October 1919


Parents and Siblings

    Wilhelm Reiner


    Maria Wiedmann





    Barbara Reiner


    William J Reiner



    Katharina Reiner


+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 1

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 24

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

1 French, German, and Dutch: from a personal name formed with the Germanic elements ragin ‘counsel’ + hari, heri ‘army’.2 German: topographic name for someone living at the edge of a field or wood, from Middle High German rein ‘edge’, ‘embankment’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Lydia Nies im Haushalt von Jottlieb H Nies, „United States Census, 1930“
  • Lydia Reinar im Haushalt von William Reinar, „United States Census, 1910“
  • Lydia Nies im Haushalt von Gottlief H Nies, „United States Census, 1940“

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