Luther H. Dietz

26 June 1920–11 April 2007 (Age 86)
Barton, Kansas, United States

The Life of Luther H.

When Luther H. Dietz was born on 26 June 1920, in Barton, Kansas, United States, his father, Siegmund Dietz, was 31 and his mother, Ida Magdalena Dienes, was 25. He had at least 1 son with Tabea Fabrizius. He lived in Fairview Township, Barton, Kansas, United States for about 10 years and Ellis, Shasta, California, United States in 2007. He died on 11 April 2007, in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Ellis, Ellis, Kansas, United States.

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Luther H. Dietz
Tabea Fabrizius
Loren Richard Dietz

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

Age 7

The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 24

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

German: from a short form of the personal name Dietrich .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Luthas H Deitz in household of Sigmond Deitz, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Luther Dietz in household of Siegmund Dietz, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Luther Dietz, "United States, Obituaries, American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1899-2012"

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