John Zimmerman Jr.

8 September 1863–18 January 1934 (Age 70)
Olean, Cattaraugus, New York, United States

The Life of John

When John Zimmerman Jr. was born on 8 September 1863, in Olean, Cattaraugus, New York, United States, his father, John Zimmerman, was 35 and his mother, Mary Magdalena Sutter, was 27. He married Emma Iona Cook on 3 September 1885. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Salt Lake City Ward 5, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 20 years. He died on 18 January 1934, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Zimmerman Jr.
Emma Iona Cook
Marriage: 3 September 1885
Howard Frederick Zimmerman
Clifford Jesse Zimmerman
Reva Merle Zimmerman

Spouse and Children

3 September 1885


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 2

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 2

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 19

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

Americanized or Jewish spelling of Zimmermann .

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Zimmerman in household of John Zimmerman, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John Zimmerman in household of John Zimmerman, "New York State Census, 1865"
  • John Zimmermann, "United States Census, 1920"

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