Herbert "Herb" Walter Dahmer

Male21 August 1903–24 May 1971

Brief Life History of Herbert "Herb" Walter

When Herbert "Herb" Walter Dahmer was born on 21 August 1903, in Eastman, Crawford, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Johannes Dahmer, was 36 and his mother, Rosa Margaret Siedel, was 35. He married Catherine Jemima Hughes in 1933, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Greenland, Ontonagon, Michigan, United States in 1930 and Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States in 1950. He died on 24 May 1971, in West Allis, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Highland Memorial Park, New Berlin, Waukesha, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Herbert "Herb" Walter Dahmer
Catherine Jemima Hughes
Marriage: 1933
Eunice Dahmer

Sources (13)

  • Herbert Dahmer, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Herbert Walker Dahmer, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Herbert Dahmer, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1933Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (3)

    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.

    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

    Age 20

    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

    Name Meaning

    North German and Danish: habitational name for someone from any of various places called Dahme, in Holstein, Mecklenburg, Brandenburg, and Silesia.

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

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