Robert Otto Merringer

20 April 1885–19 October 1984 (Age 99)
Washington Township, Iowa, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Robert Otto

When Robert Otto Merringer was born on 20 April 1885, in Washington Township, Iowa, Iowa, United States, his father, George Merringer, was 36 and his mother, Lena Gerold, was 34. He married Marie Frances Robinson on 28 July 1907, in Marengo, Iowa, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Iowa Township, Iowa, Iowa, United States in 1925 and Hartford Township, Iowa, Iowa, United States for about 10 years. He died on 19 October 1984, in Victor, Iowa, Iowa, United States, at the age of 99, and was buried in Ohio Cemetery, Ladora, Iowa, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Otto Merringer
Marie Frances Robinson
Marriage: 28 July 1907
Clarence J. Merringer
Margaret Louise Merringer

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 July 1907Marengo, Iowa, Iowa, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
    1886 · Giving Working Men a Union
    Age 1
    The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
    1912 · The Girl Scouts
    Age 27
    Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

    Name Meaning

    Altered form of German Geringer .

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

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    Sources (19)

    • Robert Otto Merringer in entry for Clarence Joseph Merringer, "Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1850-1939"
    • Robert O Meringer in household of George Meringer, "Iowa State Census, 1895"
    • Robert Otto Merringer, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

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