Henry Daniel Lamke

Maleabout 1894–May 1966

Brief Life History of Henry Daniel

When Henry Daniel Lamke was born about 1894, in New York, United States, his father, John H. Lamke, was 38 and his mother, Bertha Brune, was 32. He married Florence E. Darby on 12 January 1920, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States. He lived in Asbury Park, Monmouth, New Jersey, United States in 1930 and Neptune Township, Monmouth, New Jersey, United States in 1940. He died in May 1966, in Dade, Florida, United States, at the age of 73.

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Henry Daniel Lamke
Florence E. Darby
Marriage: 12 January 1920

Sources (5)

  • Henry Lamke in household of Beta Lamke, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Henry D Lamke in household of John H Lamke, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Henry Lamke in household of John H Lamke, "United States Census, 1900"

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  • Marriage
    12 January 1920Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States
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    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)


    Age 0

    Mary Philbrook was the first woman in New Jersey to become a lawyer. She had applied for admission to the New Jersey Bar in 1894, but was rejected because the New Jersey Court stated that women were not vested with any right to be attorneys. Mary lobbied with the Jersey City Woman's Club for an update to the law, which was passed in 1895 and allowed women to become lawyers. Mary Philbrook was the first woman to be admitted after the law change.

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 2

    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.


    Age 19

    A strike led by silk mill workers in Paterson, New Jersey. The primary demands of the strike were focused on improved quality of working conditions and establishing an eight-hour workday limit. Two protestors were killed during the strike, and over 1,850 workers were arrested. The strike ultimately ended in failure, due to the manufacturers' inability to accept the demands of the strikes.

    Name Meaning

    North German: from a pet form of Lambert .

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

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