Joseph Kumer

–5 November 1995
Dunfermline, Fulton, Illinois, United States

The Life of Joseph

Joseph Kumer was born in Dunfermline, Fulton, Illinois, United States as the son of Matt Kumer and angelic Kumer. He died on 5 November 1995, in Canton, Fulton, Illinois, United States.

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    Matt Kumer

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    angelic Kumer

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World Events (3)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1876 · The Battle of Little Bighorn

An armed conflict between the Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes and the 7th Cavalry of the US Army. The battle was the most significant action of the Great Sioux War of 1876.
1877 · The First Workers Strike

The country was in great economic distress in mid-1877, which caused many workers of the Railroad to come together and began the first national strike in the United States. Crowds gathered in Chicago in extreme number to be a part of the strike which was later named the Great Railroad Strike. Shortly after the strike began, the battle was fought between the authorities and many of the strikers. The conflict escalated to violence and quickly each side turned bloody.

Name Meaning

1 Slovenian: nickname from the archaic word kumer ‘scrawny fellow’, a derivative of the adjective kumrn ‘lean’, ‘thin’.2 Indian: variant of Kumar .

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

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