Marvin Benjamin Steiner

13 November 1915–7 July 1996 (Age 80)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Marvin Benjamin

When Marvin Benjamin Steiner was born on 13 November 1915, in Ohio, United States, his father, John R. Steiner, was 22 and his mother, Eliza Neuenschwander, was 25. He married Mary Ellen Eberly on 19 November 1941. He lived in Paint Township, Wayne, Ohio, United States in 1920 and Sugar Creek Township, Wayne, Ohio, United States for about 10 years. He died on 7 July 1996, in Ohio, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Kidron Mennonite Church Cemetery, Kidron, Wayne, Ohio, United States.

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Marvin Benjamin Steiner
Mary Ellen Eberly
Marriage: 19 November 1941

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19 November 1941

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Age 2

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 22

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for someone who worked with stone: a quarryman, stonecutter, or stonemason; an agent derivative of Stein .2 Topographic name for someone who lived on stony ground or near a prominent outcrop of rock.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Marsein Stimer in household of John Stimer, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Marvin Steiner in household of John R Steiner, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Marvin Steiner in household of John Steiner, "United States Census, 1940"

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