William Niklaus

September 1890–1964 (Age 73)
Iowa, United States

The Life of William

When William Niklaus was born in September 1890, in Iowa, United States, his father, Karl Christian Niklaus, was 36 and his mother, Louise Lammers, was 29. He lived in Dayton Township, Bremer, Iowa, United States in 1900. He died in 1964, in Stearns, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in East Grace Lutheran Cemetery, Belgrade, Stearns, Minnesota, United States.

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William Niklaus
Hulda L.

Spouse and Children


    Hulda L.


Parents and Siblings

    Karl Christian Niklaus


    Louise Lammers




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World Events (8)

1893 · The Minnesota State Flag

Age 3

The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 20

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Nickolaus .

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

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  • Willie Nicklaus in household of Charley Nicklaus, "United States Census, 1900"

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