Hermina "Minnie" Zimbelman

26 July 1904–9 October 1972 (Age 68)
Sutton, Clay, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Hermina "Minnie"

When Hermina "Minnie" Zimbelman was born on 26 July 1904, in Sutton, Clay, Nebraska, United States, her father, Christian J. Griess, was 39 and her mother, Barbara Hust, was 33. She married Alvin Arthur Zimbelman on 28 August 1925, in Sutton, Clay, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Fillmore, Nebraska, United States in 1935 and Grant Election Precinct, Dawson, Nebraska, United States in 1940. She died on 9 October 1972, in Cozad, Dawson, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Cozad Cemetery, Cozad, Dawson, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alvin Arthur Zimbelman
Hermina "Minnie" Zimbelman
Marriage: 28 August 1925
Lawrence Leland ZIMBELMAN
Virginia Barbara ZIMBELMAN
Nadine Ruth Zimbelman
Dorothy Elizabeth ZIMBELMAN
Norma Jean Zimbelman
Maryln Zimbelman
Fredrick "Allen" Zimbelman

Spouse and Children

28 August 1925
Sutton, Clay, Nebraska, United States


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Parents and Siblings



+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Licencing Butchers

Age 2

A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 19

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a dulcimer player, from Yiddish tsimbl ‘dulcimer’ + man ‘man’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Minnie Zimbelman in household of Alvin A Zimbelman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Hermina Zimbelman in household of Alvin Zimbelman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Hermie Griess in household of Rinhold Harnbolker, "United States Census, 1920"

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