Families of Tim and Barb Singleton - Carl Clarence Kiess

Carl Clarence Kiess

M, b. 18 October 1887
Carl Clarence Kiess|b. 18 Oct 1887|p807.htm|Johannes Friederick Kiess|b. 23 Feb 1856\nd. 14 Jun 1931|p151.htm|Florence Fordney|b. c 1854|p152.htm|Johannes Kiess|b. 13 Jul 1825\nd. 3 Aug 1890|p100.htm|Louisa Betz|b. 13 Dec 1829\nd. 15 Feb 1902|p101.htm|||||||
     Carl was born on 18 October 1887 at Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana.1 He was the son of Johannes Friederick Kiess and Florence Fordney. He married Harriet K. Knudsen on 21 June 1919.1
     Carl graduated at Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana, in 1906. Institution: Fort Wayne High School.1 Carl graduated at Bloomington, Monroe County, Indiana, in 1910. Institution: Indiana University. A. B. in Astronomy and Mathematics.1 Carl graduated in 1913. Institution: University of California. Ph. D..1 He was physicist at the National Bureau of Standards from 1917 to 1957. He was listed in American Men of Science; Who's Who; Who Knows and What; International Who's Who.

Child of Carl Clarence Kiess and Harriet K. Knudsen


  1. [S45] Carl C. Kiess, Some Descendants of Johann Friederich Kiess, p. 20.