August H. Luttman

1852–1904 (Age 52)
Hanover, Prussia, Germany

The Life of August H.

August H. Luttman was born on 15 August 1852, in Hanover, Prussia, Germany as the son of Mrs Louise Luttmann. He married Mary Jane Jenkins on 25 November 1877. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He immigrated to New York City, New York County, New York, United States in 1864 and lived in Cerro Gordo, Iowa, United States in 1895 and Dougherty, Cerro Gordo, Iowa, United States in 1900. He died on 25 October 1904, in Bruce, Brookings, South Dakota, United States, at the age of 52.

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August H. Luttman
Mary Jane Jenkins
Marriage: 25 November 1877
Addaline Lillie Luttman
Alfred James Luttman
Charles Ira Luttman
Minnea May Luttman
Alma Florence Luttman
Hervah Ross Luttman
Byrl Wesley Luttman

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25 November 1877


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World Events (8)

1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines

Age 5

The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.

Age 11

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 14

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Name Meaning

1 North German (Lüttmann): variant of Lüdemann ( see Ludemann ).2 North German (Lüttmann): nickname for a small man, from Low German dialect lütt ‘small’.3 English: nickname for a small, light man ( see Light ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • August Lutman, "United States Census, 1880"
  • August Lutman, "Iowa State Census, 1895"
  • August Luttman, "United States Census, 1900"

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