Elizabeth Kustes

13 October 1879–7 December 1953 (Age 74)
Germany

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Kustes was born on 13 October 1879, in Germany, her father, George Heinrich Kustes, was 43 and her mother, Katharina Steinmann, was 40. She died on 7 December 1953, in Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

George Heinrich Kustes
1836–1904
Katharina Steinmann
1839–1917
Katherine Kustes
1863–1931
August Kustes
1865–1940
Georg Kustes
1866–1872
Katharina Kustes
1868–
Philippina Kustes
1872–1959
Friedrich Karl Kustes
1873–1939
Carolina Kustes
1874–1950
Ludwig Kustes
1876–1946
Elizabeth Kustes
1879–1953

Parents and Siblings

    George Heinrich Kustes

    Male1836–1904Male

    Katharina Steinmann

    Female1839–1917Female

siblings

(9)

    Katherine Kustes

    Female1863–1931Female

    August Kustes

    Male1865–1940Male

    Georg Kustes

    Male1866–1872Male

    Katharina Kustes

    Female1868–Female

    Female1872–1959Female

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1890

Age 11

Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 21

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

1 German (also Küster): status name for a sexton or churchwarden, Middle High German kuster (Late Latin custor ‘guard’, ‘warden’). The umlaut of the modern form is due to association with other agent nouns in -er, from Old High German -āri (Latin -arius).2 Slovenian (Kušter): nickname for a person with disheveled hair, from kušter ‘tuft of hair’, ‘towhead’.

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

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