Perry Gilman Alme

1897–1959 (Age 62)
Dane, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Perry Gilman

When Perry Gilman Alme was born on 6 January 1897, in Dane, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Torsten Alme, was 38 and his mother, Ingeborg Pedersdotter, was 31. He married Frances A Eder in 1926. He lived in Lodi, Columbia, Wisconsin, United States for about 10 years and Wisconsin, United States in 1959. He died on 4 February 1959, in Dane, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 62.

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Perry Gilman Alme
Frances A Eder
Marriage: 1926

Spouse & Children


Parents & Siblings

  • Torsten Alme


  • Ingeborg Pedersdotter




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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 10

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 19

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

Norwegian: habitational name from any of the seven farms, most in western Norway, so named, from an inflected form of Old Norse almr ‘elm’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Perry Alme, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Perry G Alme, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Perri G Alme in household of Thurston Alme, "United States Census, 1900"

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