Wilfred J Eckman

21 January 1898–11 January 1964 (Age 66)
Scottdale, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Wilfred J

When Wilfred J Eckman was born on 21 January 1898, in Scottdale, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John Eckman, was 39 and his mother, Mary Agnes Tormay, was 39. He lived in Dunbar Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900. He died on 11 January 1964, in Mount Pleasant, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Connellsville, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Wilfred J Eckman
Jennie Guest

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Eckman


    Mary Agnes Tormay




    George Patrick Eckman


    George Eckman


    George Eckman


    John Eckman


    Albert Eckman


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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 7

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 18

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

German (Eckmann) and Jewish: see Eckmann .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Wilford Eckman in household of John Eckman, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Wilfred Eckman in household of John Eckman, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Wilford Eckman in household of John Eckman, "United States Census, 1910"

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