Martin Luther Zollner

7 May 1896–1982 (Age 85)
Cumberland, Allegany, Maryland, United States

The Life Summary of Martin Luther

When Martin Luther Zollner was born on 7 May 1896, in Cumberland, Allegany, Maryland, United States, his father, John Zollner, was 33 and his mother, Cordelia Florence Mencer, was 29. He died in 1982, at the age of 86.

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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.
1900 · Gold for Cash!
Age 4
This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment
Age 23
The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

German (also Zöllner): occupational name for a customs officer, a variant of Zoller .

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

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Sources (5)

  • Luther Zollner in household of John Zollner, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Luther Zollnor in household of Delia F Zollnor, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Martin Luther Zollner, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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