Odilo Nicholas Huesmann

1 January 1898–10 March 1949 (Age 51)
Saint Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Odilo Nicholas

When Odilo Nicholas Huesmann was born on 1 January 1898, in Saint Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota, United States, his father, Joseph Franz Huesmann, was 38 and his mother, Maria Battis, was 38. He married Ruth Louise Torne on 17 February 1920. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 10 March 1949, in Saint Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 51, and was buried in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Odilo Nicholas Huesmann
Ruth Louise Torne
Marriage: 17 February 1920
Beatrice M Huesmann
Geraldine M Huesmann
William Henry Huesmann
Lawrence A Huesmann

Spouse and Children

17 February 1920


    Beatrice M Huesmann


    Geraldine M Huesmann


    William Henry Huesmann


    Lawrence A Huesmann


Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Franz Huesmann


    Maria Battis




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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 0

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.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 6

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 14

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

German (Hülsmann): topographic name from Middle Low German huls ‘holly’ ( see Hulse ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • J Odillo Huesemann in household of Joseph F Henesmann, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Othello Huesmann in household of Joseph Huesmann, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Odils N Huesmann, "United States Census, 1930"

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