Lydia M. Kaufmann

15 October 1894–October 1974 (Age 80)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Lydia M.

When Lydia M. Kaufmann was born on 15 October 1894, in Illinois, United States, her father, Carl Friedrich Kaufmann, was 33 and her mother, Marie Eisenmann, was 35. She lived in Ash Grove Township, Iroquois, Illinois, United States for about 10 years and Fountain Creek, Iroquois, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. She died in October 1974, at the age of 80, and was buried in Apostolic Christian Cemetery, Cissna Park, Iroquois, Illinois, United States.

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Carl Friedrich Kaufmann
Marie Eisenmann
Edward L Kaufmann
Albert Andrew Kaufmann Sr
Hanna B. Kaufmann
Lydia M. Kaufmann
Clara Kaufmann
Benjamin Kaufmann
Emil Charles Kaufman

Parents and Siblings

    Carl Friedrich Kaufmann


    Marie Eisenmann




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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.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 16

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 22

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.

Name Meaning

1 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a merchant or wholesaler ( see Kaufer ).2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Kaufman .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lida Kaufman in household of Charley Kaufman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lydia Kaufman in household of Charly Kaufman, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lydia Kaufman in household of Charles Kaufman, "United States Census, 1920"

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