Herbert Nichols Wiedle

18 October 1897–9 February 1969 (Age 71)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Herbert Nichols

When Herbert Nichols Wiedle was born on 18 October 1897, in Illinois, United States, his father, Herman Henry Wiedle, was 26 and his mother, Cora Alice Nichols, was 24. He had at least 1 son with Maude Ellen Byrd. He lived in Meridian Township, Clinton, Illinois, United States in 1910 and St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States in 1920. He died on 9 February 1969, in Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Cypress, Orange, California, United States.

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Herbert Nichols Wiedle
Maude Ellen Byrd
Eugene Wiedle

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    Eugene Wiedle


Parents and Siblings

    Herman Henry Wiedle







    Erwin H. Weidle


    Mary Alice Wiedle


    Lynn Wiedle


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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

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.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 7

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 19

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.

Name Meaning

South German: variant of Riedel .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Herbert Wiedle in household of Cora Wiedle, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Herbert Weidle in household of Herman Weidle, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Herbert Wiedle, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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