Leonard Maier

Birth
Germany
Death 6 Nov 1900 (aged 31)
Washington, USA
Burial Seattle, King County, Washington, USA
Memorial ID 138120288 · View Source
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Married, a brewer, he died of external violence.

The Seattle Republican, November 9 1900
"The Bay View Brewery in South Seattle was the scene of a terrible tragedy last Wednesday morning, in
which Leonard Maier was instantly killed by Frank Wager. The men quarreled over some trifling matter
connected with the brewery, and an altercation followed between them.
In the fight; Rager snatched up a brick and threw it at his antagonistwith terrific force. Maier was hit
over the heart and fell instantly, dead, as though he had been pierced by a bullet. It is very apparent from
Rager's statement, which statement has been corroborated by others working in the. brewery, that he hit
Maier in self-defense. The dead man leaves a wife and two children, who live in South Seattle, while
Eager, who is now in the county jail, is unmarried"

In 1900 Duwamish Pct, King Co WA, "Lenord" Maier (Oct 1869,Germany, married 1 year, immigrated 1890) was with wife Emma (Nov 1875, Germany, immigrated in 1883), son Paul (Sep 1895, Cal), daughter X Maier (Jan 1900, WA) and mother-in-law F. Mincenmayer (apr 1851, Germany)

Paul G Maier, b. Sep 9 1895 in California, died Oct 30 1963 in Alameda, CAL
Paul George Maier registered for draft in 1942. He was b. in San Francisco and worked for Pacific Bridge.


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  • Created by: Jon Ridgeway
  • Added: 31 Oct 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 138120288
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Leonard Maier (24 Oct 1869–6 Nov 1900), Find A Grave Memorial no. 138120288, citing Lake View Cemetery, Seattle, King County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by Jon Ridgeway (contributor 47287704) .