Ida Marie Buss

1889–1964 (Age 75)
Blue Hill, Webster, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Ida Marie

When Ida Marie Buss was born on 5 May 1889, in Blue Hill, Webster, Nebraska, United States, her father, Jacob Janssen Buss, was 28 and her mother, Sophia ( Sophie) Barbara Watermann, was 27. She married Herman S. Martin on 29 September 1915, in United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Webster, Nebraska, United States in 1935 and Ayr Township, Adams, Nebraska, United States in 1940. She died on 21 August 1964, in Nebraska, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Blue Hill, Webster, Nebraska, United States.

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Herman S. Martin
Ida Marie Buss
Marriage: 29 September 1915
Delbert M. Martin

Spouse and Children

    Herman S. Martin



29 September 1915
United States


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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Montana's First Hydroelectric Dam

Age 1

Black Eagle Dam located in Great Falls, Montana was created in 1890. This was the first hydroelectric dam in the state of Montana.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 20

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

1 English: metonymic occupational name for a cooper or else a nickname for a rotund, fat man, from Middle English, Old French busse ‘cask’, ‘barrel’ (of unknown origin). The word was also used in Middle English for a type of ship, and the surname may perhaps have been given to someone who sailed in one. The byname seems to occur already in Domesday Book, where a Siward Buss, and a John and Richard Buss are recorded at Brasted in Kent.2 German and Swiss German: from a pet form of the personal name Burkhard ( see Burkhart ).3 Danish: variant of Buus .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ida Johnson in household of Harm Johnson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ida Martin in household of Herman S Martin, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ida Buss in household of Jacob Buss, "United States Census, 1900"

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