Winfield Lewis Kiess

M, (8 November 1911 - 31 May 1995)
     Winfield Lewis Kiess was born on 8 November 1911 at Linden, Woodward Township, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania.1,2 He was the son of Reuben Kiess and Emily Estella Cline. Winfield Lewis Kiess married, at age 28, Dorothy G. Williams, age 22, daughter of Melvin Bertie Williams and Margaret Ann Updegraff, on Friday, 10 November 1939 at Lycoming Christian Church Parsonage, Linden, Woodward Township, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, by the Reverend Howard L. Krause.1 Winfield Lewis Kiess died on 31 May 1995 at Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, at age 83 years, 6 months and 23 days.2 He was buried on 2 June 1995 in the Green Lawn Memorial Park, located in Montgomery, Clinton Township, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania.
     He was Plumber/Pipefitter.

Children of Winfield Lewis Kiess and Dorothy G. Williams

Last Edited=26 May 2004


  1. [S21] Watson Kiess, History of the Kiess Family, Who Came From Germany and Settled In Pennsylvania In The Early 1800's (Lycoming County, Pennsylvania:, 1957), p. 17.
  2. [S151] Social Security Death Index, RootsWeb online, at (Baltimore, Maryland: U.S. Social Security Administration, January 2004 update). The SSDI component of RootsWeb online is drawn from the Social Security Death Benefits Index of the U.S. Social Security Administration. WINFIELD L KIESS, birth listed as 08 Nov 1911, died listed as 31 May 1995, issued in the State of Pennsylvania. Last residence Williamsport, Lycoming, PA, last benefit (none specified). Accessed 6 Apr 2004.