John Frederick Casper Dickmeyer

21 February 1886–1 September 1954 (Age 68)
Washington, Nebraska, United States

The Life Summary of John Frederick Casper

When John Frederick Casper Dickmeyer was born on 21 February 1886, in Washington, Nebraska, United States, his father, Ulrich Adolph Dickmeyer, was 44 and his mother, Elizabeth Meier Hovendick, was 41. He had at least 3 daughters with Amelia Anna Kruger. He lived in Lincoln Township, Washington, Nebraska, United States in 1900. He died on 1 September 1954, in Nebraska, United States, at the age of 68.

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John Frederick Casper Dickmeyer
Amelia Anna Kruger
Laura L. Dickmeyer
Norma M. Dickmeyer
Evelyn Lena Mary Dickmeyer

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
Age 4
This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage
Age 4
An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
Age 18
St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Die(c)kmeyer, a topographic name for a tenant farmer whose land lay close to a dike, from Middle Low German dīk ‘dike’ + meier ‘tenant farmer’.

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

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  • John Dickmeyer in household of Ulrich Dickmeyer, "United States Census, 1900"

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