When Edward Glen Kramer was born on 16 September 1913, in Avard, Woods, Oklahoma, United States, his father, Albert Leonard Kramer, was 28 and his mother, Emma Jane Adkins, was 24. He married Gladys Lavern Walls on 23 July 1932, in Fairfax, Osage, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Fairfax Township, Osage, Oklahoma, United States in 1935 and Mount Vernon, Posey, Indiana, United States in 1940. He died on 31 October 1945, in Fairfax, Osage, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 32, and was buried in Fairfax, Osage, Oklahoma, United States.
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) (mainly Krämer); Dutch: occupational name for a shopkeeper or trader, from an agent derivative of Middle High German, Middle Low German krām ‘trading post, tent, booth’. This surname is also found in some other parts of Europe, e.g. in Britain, Poland, and France (Alsace and Lorraine); see also 2 below. In part, Kramer is a Gottscheerish (i.e. Gottschee German) surname, originating from the Kočevsko region in Lower Carniola, Slovenia (see Kocevar ). Compare Kraemer .
Americanized or Germanized form of Polish Kramarz , Czech Kramář, Slovak Kramár, Slovenian (compare 3 below), Croatian, Ukrainian, and Belorussian Kramar .
Slovenian: variant of Kramar . Compare 2 above and Cramer .