Emma Klumb

Female10 February 1861–22 July 1955

Brief Life History of Emma

When Emma Klumb was born on 10 February 1861, in Germantown, Washington, Wisconsin, United States, her father, Heinrich Jacob Klumb, was 36 and her mother, Maria Regina Bast, was 35. She married John Meyer on 13 April 1890, in Dheinsville, Washington, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Kenosha, Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States in 1920 and Somers, Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States for about 10 years. She died on 22 July 1955, at the age of 94, and was buried in Green Ridge Cemetery, Kenosha, Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Meyer
Emma Klumb
Marriage: 13 April 1890
Philip Jacob Meyer
John Joseph Meyer
Alfred Peter Meyer
Arthur Albert Meyer
Lydia Julia Meyer
Elroy Charles Meyer
Mary Meyer
Harold Meyer
Ella Meyer

Sources (18)

  • Emma Mays, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Emma Klumb, "Wisconsin, Marriages, 1836-1930"
  • Emma Klumb Meyer, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 April 1890Dheinsville, Washington, Wisconsin, United States
  • Children (9)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1867 · The First Successful Typewriter is Invented

    Age 6

    A patent was filed on October 11, 1867, on a new direct action typewriter. The patent was filed by Christopher Latham Sholes, Carlos Glidden, and Samuel Soule who had invented the prototype in Milwaukee.


    Age 25

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    German: variant of Klump .

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

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