28 March 1898
Auburn, New York, USA
1900 Webster, Worcester, Massachusetts
George Feige, Sr. is 33. He is listed as a machinist living in Webster, Massachusetts. He was born in Massachusetts. His parents were born in Germany. His wife, Charlotte (Salisbury) b. abt 1868, is listed as age 32. Their children are: Willard, born July 1888 in MA, age 11, going to school; Edward ...Read MORE...
1901 - January 22 - Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom dies at age 81, after more than 63 years on the throne, and her son the Prince of Wales formally succeeds her as King Edward VII.
www.wikipedia.org - January 22, 1901
1903 - June 16 - Ford Motor Company is incorporated in Detroit, Michigan
1903 - October - First World Series
The 1903 World Series was the first modern World Series to be played in Major League Baseball. It matched the Boston Americans of the American League against the Pittsburgh Pirates of the National...Read MORE...
1903 - December 17 – Orville Wright flies an aircraft with a petrol engine at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina in the first documented, successful, controlled, powered, heavier-than-air flight.
THE MACHINE ACTUALLY FLIES
Successful Trial of Kitty Hawk, N.C., of Wright Brother's Invention.
NORFOLK, Va., Dec. 18. - A successful trial of a flying machine was made yesterday near Kitty Hawk, ...Read MORE...
The School Arts Book - Editor: Henry Turner Bailey -- Vol VI September 1906 No. 1
Second Year (second grade)
(shows a picture of a drawing)
5 is in pencil and colored crayon, by George Feige, Webster, Mass.
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1906 - April 7 – Mount Vesuvius erupts and devastates Naples.
www.wikipedia.org - April 7, 1906
1908 - September 27 – Henry Ford produces his first Model T automobile.
www.wikipedia.org - September 27, 1908
1909 - March 4 - William Howard Taft (1857-1930) becomes 27th President of the United States
When Teddy Roosevelt prepared to retire his presidency, this popular and influential politician promoted Taft as the next Republican president. Taft was elected president in 1908, serving one term.
www.americaslibrary.gov - March 4, 1909
1910 Webster, Worcester, Massachusetts
George Feige, Sr. is 43 living in Webster, Massachusetts. He was married at age 20. He was born in Massachusetts. His parents were born in Germany. Charlotte is 42. She was married at age 20. Charlotte was born in New York. Her parents were born in New York. The children are: Edward, 19, Helen...Read MORE...
1911 - Joseph Nash was put to death in the electric chair at Auburn, New York, yesterday for murdering his son-in-law. Nash was a prominent citizen of Waterloo, N. Y.
The Caucasian - Clinton, North Carolina - May 4, 1911
1913 - July 10 - The mercury hit 134 degrees at Greenland Ranch in Death Valley, CA, the hottest reading of record for the North American continent.
Sandstorm conditions accompanied the heat. The high the previous day was 129 degrees, following a morning low of 93 degrees.
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1913 - December 23 – The Federal Reserve System is created as the central banking system of the United States by Woodrow Wilson's signature of the Federal Reserve Act.
www.wikipedia.org - December 23, 1913
1914 - World War I - Germany invades France
1915 - May 7 – WWI: Sinking of the RMS Lusitania: British ocean liner RMS Lusitania is sunk by Imperial German Navy U-boat U-20 off the south-west coast of Ireland, killing 1,198 civilians en route from New York to Liverpool.
www.wikipedia.org - May 7, 1915
1916 - On May 30, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson issued a presidential proclamation establishing a national Flag Day on June 14.
www.americaslibrary.gov - May 30, 1916
1917 World War I Enlistment
Feige, George W., JR.
Enlisted January 19, 1917
Serial Number 39085
Date of Birth: March 28, 1898
Killed in Action October 2, 1918
U.S. Regiment: 9th Infantry, 2nd Div. Regular Army
Ancestry.com. U.S., Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963
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1918 Blanc Mont
...In the Champagne District, 2—10 October it fought beside the Fourth French Army. On 3 October it seized Blanc Mont Ridge, the keystone of the arch of the main German position, advanced beyond the Ridge and, although both Hanks were unsupported, it held all its gains with the utmost tenacity,...Read MORE...
KILLED IN ACTION IN WORLD WAR I (CORPORAL, COMPANY E, 9TH U.S. INFANTRY)
DESCRIPTION OF 9TH U.S. INFANTRY'S ROLE IN WORLD WAR I
SOURCE: WWW.MANCHU.ORG/ LINAGE/ PAGE1.HTM
"UPON THE ENTRY OF THE UNITED STATES INTO WORLD WAR I IN APRIL 1917, THE REGIMENT WAS AGAIN CALLED TO BATTLE ON FOREIGN SOIL. IT ARRIVED IN FRANCE IN 1917 AS PART OF THE FAMOUS "INDIANHEAD" SECOND...Read MORE...
Feige, George W., Jr., Corporal; killed in action 2 October 1918 [attack on Mont Blanc]. Enl. 19 Jan 1917, R. A.; assigned to Co. E, 9th Inf., 2d Div. Overseas 7 Sept. 1917. Born 28 March 1898, at Quincy, son of George William and Charlotte Marie (Salisbury) Feige of Webster; brother of Willard S., Edward E., Helen L., Gertrude M., and Clifford. Electrician. Credited to Rhode Island.
Report of the Commission on Massachusetts' Part in the World War - the Gold Star Record of Massachusetts edited by Eben Putnam, Volume II, published by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts 1929
Mount Zion Cemetery
Old Worcester Rd.
Webster, Massachusetts, USA