Elmer Widrick

17 March 1915–13 May 1983 (Age 68)
Croghan, Croghan, Lewis, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Elmer

When Elmer Widrick was born on 17 March 1915, in Croghan, Croghan, Lewis, New York, United States, his father, Jacob N Widrick, was 24 and his mother, Lena Martin, was 25. He married Ruth Annah Lyndaker on 12 October 1939, in Croghan, Croghan, Lewis, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 13 May 1983, at the age of 68, and was buried in Croghan, Lewis, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elmer Widrick
1915–1983
Ruth Annah Lyndaker
1916–2010
Marriage: 12 October 1939
Elaine Kay Widrick
1945–2016

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 October 1939Croghan, Croghan, Lewis, New York, United States
  • Children

    (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (15)

    +10 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
    Age 1
    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.
    1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York
    Age 2
    Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.
    1935 · The FBI is Established
    Age 20
    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

    Americanized form of German Widrig .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Widrig
    Wiedrich

    Sources (11)

    • Elmer Widrick, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Elma Widrick in household of Jacob Widrick, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Elmer Widrick in household of Jacob Widrick, "United States Census, 1930"

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