Wilbert Dean Lorimer

15 October 1882–25 December 1961 (Age 79)
Olathe, Johnson, Kansas, United States

The Life of Wilbert Dean

When Wilbert Dean Lorimer was born on 15 October 1882, in Olathe, Johnson, Kansas, United States, his father, John Coulter Lorimer, was 36 and his mother, Sarah Jane Walker, was 30. He married Mary Madge Milligan on 19 September 1906, in Olathe, Johnson, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Johnson, Kansas, United States in 1935 and Oxford Township, Johnson, Kansas, United States in 1940. He died on 25 December 1961, in Olathe, Johnson, Kansas, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Olathe Memorial Cemetery, Olathe, Johnson, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wilbert Dean Lorimer
Mary Madge Milligan
Marriage: 19 September 1906
Esther Lorene Lorimer
Edrea Lorimer

Spouse and Children

19 September 1906
Olathe, Johnson, Kansas, United States


    Esther Lorene Lorimer


    Edrea Lorimer


Parents and Siblings

    John Coulter Lorimer





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World Events (8)


Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 4

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 21

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

Scottish: occupational name for a maker and seller of spurs, bits, and other metal attachments to harness and tackle, from Anglo-Norman French lorenier, loremier (an agent derivative of Old French lorain ‘tackle’, ‘harness’).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dean Lorimer, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Wilbur D Lorimer, "United States Census, 1930"
  • W Dean Lorimer, "United States Census, 1940"

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