John Eckerdt

3 February 1898–15 March 1964 (Age 66)
Gualeguaychú, Entre Ríos, Argentina

The Life of John

When John Eckerdt was born on 3 February 1898, in Gualeguaychú, Entre Ríos, Argentina, his father, George Phillip Eckert, was 30 and his mother, Margaretha Sack, was 27. He married Elizabeth Lehman on 20 December 1925, in Worland, Washakie, Wyoming, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Worland, Washakie, Wyoming, United States in 1935 and Election District 8 Manderson, Big Horn, Wyoming, United States in 1940. He died on 15 March 1964, in Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Worland, Washakie, Wyoming, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Eckerdt
Elizabeth Lehman
Marriage: 20 December 1925
John William Eckerdt
Robert Phillip ( Bobby) Eckerdt
Marion Catherine Eckerdt
Georgina Clara Eckerdt
Irene Eckerdt

Spouse and Children

20 December 1925
Worland, Washakie, Wyoming, United States


    John William Eckerdt



    Marion Catherine Eckerdt


    Georgina Clara Eckerdt



Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1902 · Montana Capital Building Completed

Age 4

Construction started on the Montana state capital in 1899. In 1902 the capital was completed.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 18

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.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Eckert .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Eckerdt, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John Eckerdt, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John Eckardt in household of Philip Eckardt, "United States Census, 1910"

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