James Leonard Zimmerman

19 March 1933–7 May 2009 (Age 76)
Davenport, Scott, Iowa, United States

The Life of James Leonard

When James Leonard Zimmerman was born on 19 March 1933, in Davenport, Scott, Iowa, United States, his father, Joseph Leonard Zimmermann, was 26 and his mother, Ava Deloris M Evans, was 19. He died on 7 May 2009, at the age of 76, and was buried in Davenport Memorial Park, Davenport, Scott, Iowa, United States.

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Joseph Leonard Zimmermann
Ava Deloris M Evans
James Leonard Zimmerman

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World Events (8)

1934 · The Grout Museum

Age 1

The museum started as a private collection given to the city by Henry W. Grout. Today it is still a nonprofit educational museum that helps engage students and all people from the surrounding communities.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 2

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 22

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

Americanized or Jewish spelling of Zimmermann .

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

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Sources (3)

  • James L Zimmerman in household of Joseph L Zimmerman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • James Leonard Zimmerman, "Iowa, Birth Records, 1921-1942"
  • James L Zimmerman, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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