Elmer Christian Koester

20 December 1920–3 January 1971 (Age 50)
Monterey Township, Putnam, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Elmer Christian

When Elmer Christian Koester was born on 20 December 1920, in Monterey Township, Putnam, Ohio, United States, his father, Bernard John Koester, was 27 and his mother, Odelia Koetter, was 22. He died on 3 January 1971, in Lima, Allen, Ohio, United States, at the age of 50, and was buried in Gethsemani Cemetery, Shawnee Township, Allen, Ohio, United States.

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Bernard John Koester
Odelia Koetter
Elmer Christian Koester
Maynard William Koester
Robert Joseph Koester
Rosella Percella Koester

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
Age 3
Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights
Age 3
Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.
1935 · The FBI is Established
Age 15
The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

North German (Köster):1. Low German form of Küster ‘sexton’ ( see Kuster ). 2. variant of Koster .

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

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  • Elmer Koester in household of Bernard Koester, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Elmer Koester in household of Bernard Koester, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Elmer C Koester, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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