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
1882–1961
Mary Madge Milligan
1885–1975
Marriage: 19 September 1906
Esther Lorene Lorimer
1914–2012
Edrea Lorimer
1919–2018

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 September 1906
Olathe, Johnson, Kansas, United States
children

(2)

    Esther Lorene Lorimer

    Female1914–2012Female

    Edrea Lorimer

    Female1919–2018Female

Parents and Siblings

    John Coulter Lorimer

    Male1845–1914Male

    Female1852–1943Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

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.

Possible Related Names

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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