Walter S Zeigler (1918 - 2004)

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Walter S Zeigler
1918 - 2004
updated February 06, 2019
Walter S Zeigler was born on November 4, 1918. He died on November 18, 2004 at age 86. We know that Walter S Zeigler had been residing in New Castle, Lawrence County, Pennsylvania 16101.

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Walter S Zeigler passed away on November 18, 2004 at 86 years old. He was born on November 4, 1918. We are unaware of information about Walter's immediate family. We know that Walter S Zeigler had been residing in New Castle, Lawrence County, Pennsylvania 16101.
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In 1918, in the year that Walter S Zeigler was born, on November 11th, an armistice was signed between the Allies and Germany, ending the fighting on the Western Front in World War I. This meant a complete defeat of Germany although Germany never formally surrendered. It took another six months of negotiations to sign an actual peace treaty between the warring parties.

In 1933, by the time he was only 15 years old, Frances Perkins became the first woman to hold a cabinet-level position, appointed by President Roosevelt to serve as Secretary of Labor. She told him that her priorities would be a 40-hour work week, a minimum wage, unemployment compensation, worker’s compensation, abolition of child labor, direct federal aid to the states for unemployment relief, Social Security, a revitalized federal employment service, and universal health insurance. President Roosevelt approved of all of them and most them were implemented during his terms as President. She served until his death in 1945.

In 1951, when he was 33 years old, on April 5th, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (husband and wife) were sentenced to death for treason. They were executed on June 19th. American citizens, they were convicted of spying for the Soviet Union. Their two young sons were adopted by a high school teacher and his wife.

In 1964, Walter was 46 years old when in June, three young civil rights workers - Andrew Goodman and Mickey Schwerner from New York City, and James Chaney from Meridian, Mississippi - were kidnapped and murdered in Mississippi. Working with "Freedom Summer", they were registering African-Americans to vote in the Southern states. Their bodies were found two months later. Although it was discovered that the White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, the Neshoba County Sheriff's Office and the Philadelphia, Mississippi Police Department were involved, only 7 men were convicted and served less than six years.

In 1975, when he was 57 years old, in January, Popular Mechanics featured the Altair 8800 on it's cover. The Altair home computer kit allowed consumers to build and program their own personal computers. Thousands were sold in the first month.

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Jul 27, 1929 - Sep 5, 2008
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Evelyn M Zeigler
Feb 12, 1934 - Oct 14, 1997
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Norman Zeigler
Apr 8, 1934 - February 1978
Robert W Zeigler
Oct 14, 1920 - Jun 4, 2003
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Bessie Zeigler
Mar 7, 1887 - December 1973
Chambersburg, PA
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Carlisle, PA
John C Zeigler
Nov 3, 1936 - May 10, 2001
Enola, PA
Earl Zeigler
Nov 9, 1891 - March 1977
Camp Hill, PA
Annie Zeigler
Sep 20, 1893 - May 1972
Duncannon, PA
Danny D Zeigler
May 29, 1957 - Feb 15, 2004
Dorothy Zeigler
Apr 21, 1900 - October 1972
Shermans Dale, PA
Mabel S Zeigler
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York, PA
Arthur Zeigler
Apr 1, 1929 - Oct 27, 1998
Mountain Top, PA
Colby M Zeigler
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Mary Dibley
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