Lydia Sophia Lindemann

21 September 1882–16 July 1954 (Age 71)
New Minden, Washington, Illinois, United States

The Life of Lydia Sophia

When Lydia Sophia Lindemann was born on 21 September 1882, in New Minden, Washington, Illinois, United States, her father, August William Lindemann, was 26 and her mother, Lydia Marie Hartman, was 29. She married Henry Frederick Rumpf on 17 June 1908, in Noble, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Grant Township, DeKalb, Indiana, United States in 1910. She died on 16 July 1954, in South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Frederick Rumpf
Lydia Sophia Lindemann
Marriage: 17 June 1908
Jesse Arthur Rumpf
Robert E. Rumpf

Spouse and Children

17 June 1908
Noble, Indiana, United States


    Jesse Arthur Rumpf


    Robert E. Rumpf


Parents and Siblings

    August William Lindemann


    Lydia Marie Hartman




    Julias Linderman


    John William Lindemann


    John A. Linderman


    Clarrie Linderman



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World Events (8)

1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 3

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 19

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): elaborated form of Linde .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lydia Rumpf in household of Jesse Rumpf, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lydia M Rumpf, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Littie Rumpf in household of Henry F Rumpf, "United States Census, 1920"

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