Edward Lammers

1874–1949 (Age 74)
Alto, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Edward

When Edward Lammers was born on 18 September 1874, in Alto, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Johan Lammers, was 45 and his mother, Marie Schreurs, was 38. He lived in Brandon, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States for about 30 years. He died on 1 March 1949, at the age of 74, and was buried in Alto, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Johan Lammers
Marie Schreurs
Dirk John Lammers
Betjen or Betsy Lammers
Frederick Lammers
William Lammers
Hendrik Henry Lammers
Jennie Lammers
Edward Lammers
Benjamin Lammers
Hattie Lammers

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1828–1908Male

  • Marie Schreurs




  • Dirk John Lammers


  • Female1858–1880Female

  • Frederick Lammers


  • William Lammers


  • Male1867–1962Male

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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1883 · The Newhall House Hotel Fire

Age 9

A fire erupted on January 10, 1883, at the Newhall Hotel in Milwaukee. The fire began at 4:00 am in an elevator shaft and raced up through the building. The fire spread so quickly that many could not escape. General and Mrs. Tom Thumb, stars of P.T. Barnum's circus, were guests in the hotel at the time of the fire. A firefighter reached them by ladder and they were able to escape safely. The exact number of deaths remains unknown as the hotel register was destroyed in the fire, however, the death toll is estimated between 75-90.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 22

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.

Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Lambert .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Edward Tamers in household of John Tamers, "Wisconsin State Census, 1905"
  • Edward Lammen in household of John Lammen, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Edward Lammers, "United States Census, 1920"

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