Erle Jackson Damman

27 May 1894–15 July 1966 (Age 72)
Brown, South Dakota, United States

The Life of Erle Jackson

When Erle Jackson Damman was born on 27 May 1894, in Brown, South Dakota, United States, his father, Frederick William Dammann, was 36 and his mother, Sarah Eleanor Luse, was 41. He married Hazel V McCasland on 2 January 1926, in Kirkland, King, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Parkland, Pierce, Washington, United States in 1910. He died on 15 July 1966, in Shelton, Mason, Washington, United States, at the age of 72.

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Erle Jackson Damman
Hazel V McCasland
Marriage: 2 January 1926
Earl H Dammann

Spouse and Children

2 January 1926
Kirkland, King, Washington, United States


    Earl H Dammann


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1897 · Seattle Grows Quickly

Age 3

The Klondike gold rush started in 1896 in Canada, but by 1897 as miners started moving and following the gold it caused for Seattle to rapidly grow as more miners joined the search for gold.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 19

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch: occupational name for someone whose responsibility was to look after a dike or dam, from dam ‘dike’ + man ‘man’.2 Variant spelling of German Dammann .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Erle J Danaman in household of Fredrick Danaman, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Earl Dammann in household of Fred W Dammann, "United States Census, 1910"

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