Elmer Ray Storms

11 November 1896–9 September 1959 (Age 62)
Windsor, Weld, Colorado, United States

The Life of Elmer Ray

When Elmer Ray Storms was born on 11 November 1896, in Windsor, Weld, Colorado, United States, his father, John Ray Storms, was 25 and his mother, Anna Elisabeth Williams, was 21. He married Beatrice Florence May Jones on 28 November 1925. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Bonneville, Idaho, United States in 1935 and Idaho Falls Election Precinct 3, Bonneville, Idaho, United States in 1940. He died on 9 September 1959, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Ucon, Bonneville, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elmer Ray Storms
1896–1959
Beatrice Florence May Jones
1905–1975
Marriage: 28 November 1925
Florence Amy Storms
1926–1926
Betty Lynn Jones
John Ray Storms
1927–1984
Barbara Storms
1932–1950
Richard Lee Storms
1936–1969
Walter William Storms
1938–2019

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 November 1925
children

(6)

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Parents and Siblings

    John Ray Storms

    Male1871–1924Male

    Anna Elisabeth Williams

    Female1875–1940Female

siblings

(6)

    John Allan Storms

    Male1893–1932Male

    Male1896–1959Male

    Male1898–1959Male

    Lorn Everett Storms

    Male1902–1960Male

    Ellis Merl Storms

    Male1910–1977Male

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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1901 · City Hall Built

Age 5

The Old Colorado Springs city Hall was built between 1901-1905. It was in use until 1997. The historical building was designed by Thomas Barber and Thomas MacLaren.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 17

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

German (Rhineland) and Dutch: patronymic from Storm .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Elmer R Sterns, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Elmer R Storm, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Elmer Storms in household of John Storms, "United States Census, 1910"

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