Lester Charles Zillman

23 October 1899–17 May 1953 (Age 53)
Lockridge, Jefferson, Iowa, United States

The Life of Lester Charles

When Lester Charles Zillman was born on 23 October 1899, in Lockridge, Jefferson, Iowa, United States, his father, Lewis B Zillman, was 27 and his mother, Nellie E Gholson, was 21. He married Edna May Mcintire on 21 October 1922, in Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Fairfield, Jefferson, Iowa, United States for about 5 years and Center Township, Jefferson, Iowa, United States in 1940. He died on 17 May 1953, in Fairfield, Jefferson, Alabama, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Fairfield, Jefferson, Iowa, United States.

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Lester Charles Zillman
Edna May Mcintire
Marriage: 21 October 1922
Robert LaVerne Zillman
Doris Louise Zillman
Nellie Jane Zillman

Spouse and Children

21 October 1922
Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States



    Doris Louise Zillman


    Nellie Jane Zillman


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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Age 8

Historical Boundaries - 1907: Jefferson, Alabama, United States
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 17

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 Jewish (from Ukraine): variant of Selman .2 German (Zillmann): variant of Zill 1, with the addition of Middle High German man ‘man’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lester Zilman, "Iowa State Census, 1925"
  • Lester Zillman, "Iowa State Census, 1915"
  • Lester Zillman, "United States Census, 1930"

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