Elmer Beyer Ogden

21 February 1899–20 July 1953 (Age 54)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Elmer Beyer

When Elmer Beyer Ogden was born on 21 February 1899, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, James Bernard Ogden, was 40 and his mother, Emma Jane Scott, was 29. He had at least 1 son with Eleanor Wilfong. He died on 20 July 1953, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 54.

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Elmer Beyer Ogden
Eleanor Wilfong

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Parents and Siblings

    James Bernard Ogden


    Emma Jane Scott




    Stanley Ogden


    Edward Scott Ogden


    George Odgen


    Stanley Odgen


    Katie S. Ogden


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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

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

Age 6

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 17

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

English: habitational name from some minor place, probably the one in West Yorkshire, called Ogden, from Old English āc ‘oak’ + denu ‘valley’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elmer Ogden, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Elmer B Ogden in household of James B Ogden, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Elmer B Ogden in household of James D Ogden, "United States Census, 1900"

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