William John Harms

3 September 1903–30 November 1987 (Age 84)
Cedar Lake, Barron, Wisconsin, United States

The Life Summary of William John

When William John Harms was born on 3 September 1903, in Cedar Lake, Barron, Wisconsin, United States, his father, John Christian Harms, was 35 and his mother, Adele Marie Sophie Fellingsiek, was 26. He married Nina Eunice Vanderhyde on 2 November 1927, in Rice Lake, Barron, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. He died on 30 November 1987, in Canton, Fulton, Illinois, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Canton, Fulton, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

William John Harms
Nina Eunice Vanderhyde
Marriage: 2 November 1927
Rose Lucille Harms
Katheryn Lois Harms
Florence Helen Harms
William John Harms II
Anita Annette Harms
Janice Adele Harms
Darlene Fae Harms

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World Events (8)

Age 1
St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment
Age 4
The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
1925 · Woman's World's Fair
Age 22
The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women

Name Meaning

North German, Dutch, Danish, and English: patronymic from a short form of the personal name Herman(n) ( see Hermann ).

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

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Sources (47)

  • Wm J Harms, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William Harms in household of John C Harms, "United States Census, 1920"
  • William Harms in household of John Harms, "United States Census, 1910"

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