Arthur John Jacob McDermet

12 May 1914–10 September 2007 (Age 93)
Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States

The Life of Arthur John Jacob

When Arthur John Jacob McDermet was born on 12 May 1914, in Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States, his father, Arthur Gilbert McDermet, was 22 and his mother, Florence Klumpp, was 24. He died on 10 September 2007, in Stratford, Camden, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 93.

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Arthur Gilbert McDermet
1892–1958
Florence Klumpp
1889–1974
Arthur John Jacob McDermet
1914–2007

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World Events (8)

1916

Age 2

"During a deadly heat wave, thousands of residents were at the seaside resorts of Jersey Shore. Between July 1 and July 2 of 1916, five different people were attacked by sharks, and four of them ultimately died. Scientific knowledge about sharks was limited at this time, so these tragic incidents started a wave of ""shark panic"" that was spread by telephone calls, letters, newspapers, and other media."
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

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.
1940

Age 26

New Jersey contributed extensively to help the United States during World War II. Over 9% of all allied war-based construction contracts were handled in New Jersey, including aircraft carriers, battleships, destroyers, and other naval ships. In addition, almost 500,000 New Jersey residents enlisted in the war (roughly 10% of the state's population).

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of McDiarmid .

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

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