Earl Edwin Hartman

28 September 1899–11 May 1971 (Age 71)
Columbia City, Whitley, Indiana, United States

The Life of Earl Edwin

When Earl Edwin Hartman was born on 28 September 1899, in Columbia City, Whitley, Indiana, United States, his father, William Henry Hartman, was 32 and his mother, Odessa Lore, was 29. He married Minnie I Ormersher on 3 March 1926, in Valentine, Cherry, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Dawson, Nebraska, United States in 1935 and River Election Precinct, Cherry, Nebraska, United States in 1940. He died on 11 May 1971, in Valentine, Cherry, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Valentine, Cherry, Nebraska, United States.

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Earl Edwin Hartman
Minnie I Ormersher
Marriage: 3 March 1926
Raymond Henry Hartman
Frances Irene Hartman

Spouse and Children

3 March 1926
Valentine, Cherry, Nebraska, United States


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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.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 7

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 19

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements hard ‘hardy’, ‘strong’ + man ‘man’.2 Respelling of German Hartmann . This name is also found in Slovenia and elsewhere in central Europe.3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): elaborated form of Hart .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Earl E Hartman in household of Rose Ormersher, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Earl E Hartman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Earl E Hartman in household of William H Hartman, "United States Census, 1900"

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