Albert Steinke

Brief Life History of Albert

When Albert Steinke was born on 26 January 1901, in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, his father, Heinrich Steinke, was 38 and his mother, Wilhelmine Caroline Girschewski, was 35. He married Frieda Treder on 14 January 1925, in Benton Harbor, Berrien, Michigan, United States. He lived in Manitoba, Canada in 1901. He died on 10 June 1961, in Benton Harbor, Berrien, Michigan, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Benton Harbor, Berrien, Michigan, United States.

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Albert Steinke
Frieda Treder
Marriage: 14 January 1925

Sources (10)

  • Albert Steinke, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Web: Manitoba, Canada, Birth Index, 1870-1917
  • Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867-1952

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World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

1903 · Ford Motor Company

"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."


U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Klaus, Erwin, Guenter, Kurt, Armin, Bodo, Ewald, Arno, Detlef, Ernst, Fritz, Gerhard.

German: from a diminutive of Middle Low German stēn ‘stone’. Compare Stein 1.

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

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