Tiemann Family

Interesting Name Facts




    Daniel F. Tiemann (No known relation)

Daniel F. Tiemann (1805-1899): Daniel Fawcett Tiemann was the mayor of New York City from 1858 to 1860. The principal event during his administration was the laying of the Atlantic telegraph cable and on that occasion he sent a congratulatory message to the mayor of London.   He was a founding trustee of the Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art.  Tiemann was an industrialist, who lived in Manhattanville where he owned D.F. Tiemann & Company Color Works. He was nephew-in-law to Peter Cooper.



Walter Tiemann (No known relation)

Walter Tiemann, Font designer, born 29. 1. 1876 in Delitzsch, Germany, died 12. 9. 1951 in Leipzig, Germany – type designer, typographer, painter, teacher. Studied painting at the art academy in Leipzig.



      George Tiemann & Co  (No known relation) 

George Tiemann & Co. has manufactured fine surgical instruments since 1826. For over 170 years they have supplied the medical profession with high quality, correctly styled products.

Civil War Surgical Kit from George Tiemann & Co