John William Poeppelmeyer

1908–1977 (Age 68)
Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States

The Life of John William

When John William Poeppelmeyer was born on 6 September 1908, in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States, his father, John Frederick Poeppelmeyer, was 30 and his mother, Caroline Louise Gress, was 29. He married Mary Josephine Beasley on 10 June 1926, in Madison, Ohio, United States. He lived in Rockford, Winnebago, Illinois, United States in 1930 and Rockford Township, Winnebago, Illinois, United States in 1940. He died on 19 April 1977, in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

John William Poeppelmeyer
Mary Josephine Beasley
Marriage: 10 June 1926

Spouse & Children

10 June 1926
Madison, Ohio, United States

Parents & Siblings



  • Female1902–1978Female

  • Annie Poeppelmeier


  • Norman Poeppelmeier


  • Male1908–1977Male

  • Floretta M. Poeppelmeyer


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World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

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.
1913 · Cleveland Museum of Art

Age 5

The Cleveland Museum of Art was founded as a trust from Hinman Hurlbut, John Huntington, and Horace Kelley. It is to be known as the fourth-wealthiest art museum in the United States. The museum opened its doors to the public on June 6, 1916, and is free to the public to come and enjoy the diverse collections inside. Today the museum can be found as the center piece of Wade Park and both are on the National Register of Historic Places.

Age 19

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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Sources (3)

  • John Poeppelmeyer, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John W Poeppelmeyer in household of John W Poeppelmeyer, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John W Poeppelmeyer in household of John F Poeppelmeyer, "United States Census, 1930"

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