Elmer Frederick Julius Degner

25 August 1913–14 January 2007 (Age 93)
Woodland, Sauk, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Elmer Frederick Julius

When Elmer Frederick Julius Degner was born on 25 August 1913, in Woodland, Sauk, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Wilhelm Friedrich Degner, was 35 and his mother, Bertha Marie Augusta Raese, was 36. He married Georgianna Billings on 25 January 1948, in Elkhart, Elkhart, Indiana, United States. He lived in Indiana, United States in 1954 and Elkhart, Indiana, United States in 2006. He died on 14 January 2007, in Elkhart, Elkhart, Indiana, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Elkhart, Elkhart, Indiana, United States.

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Elmer Frederick Julius Degner
Georgianna Billings
Marriage: 25 January 1948

Spouse and Children

25 January 1948
Elkhart, Elkhart, Indiana, United States

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

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.
1919 · Minimum Wage Laws Passed

Age 6

The first minimum wage law took effect in 1919 and specified women and children under 17 years of age should be paid 22 cents per hour.

Age 28

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

North German: variant of Degener .

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

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Story Highlight

Elmer Frederick Julius Degner

Birth: Vol.47, pg 68, Sauk Co., WI, Delayed birth certificate filed in 1942, by himself. Christening: Entry 304, No.13 of 1913, St.Paul Lutheran Church, Wonewoc, WI Elmer has William and Berth …

Sources (3)

  • Elmer Daigner in household of William Daigner, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Elmer Degner in household of William Degner, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Elmer Degner in entry for William A Or Bill Degner, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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