George E Sievers

1898–18 September 1995 (Age 97)
United States

The Life of George E

When George E Sievers was born in 1898, his father, Henry J Sievers, was 29 and his mother, Anna Mary Carstens, was 27. He married Mary E Brownell on 5 August 1928, in Montezuma, Poweshiek, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Wessington, Beadle, South Dakota, United States for about 10 years and Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1930. He died on 18 September 1995, in United States, at the age of 97, and was buried in South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana, United States.

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George E Sievers
Mary E Brownell
Marriage: 5 August 1928
Nancy Spivack

Spouse and Children

5 August 1928
Montezuma, Poweshiek, Iowa, United States


    Nancy Spivack


Parents and Siblings

    Henry J Sievers


    Anna Mary Carstens




World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 0

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 8

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
1925 · Woman's World's Fair

Age 27

The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women

Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: patronymic from Siever .

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

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Sources (3)

  • George E Sievers, "United States Census, 1930"
  • George Sievers in household of Henry Sievers, "United States Census, 1920"
  • George Sievers in household of Henry J Sievers, "United States Census, 1910"

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