Edwin Charles Lammers

1888–1974 (Age 85)
Severance Township, Sibley, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Edwin Charles

When Edwin Charles Lammers was born on 24 March 1888, in Severance Township, Sibley, Minnesota, United States, his father, Frederick Wilhelm Lammers, was 32 and his mother, Maria Elisabeth Overbeck, was 31. He married Alice Hattie Strebel on 24 April 1919, in Gibbon, Sibley, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Franklin, Renville, Minnesota, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 11 February 1974, in Fairfax, Renville, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Fort Ridgely, Nicollet, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edwin Charles Lammers
Alice Hattie Strebel
Marriage: 24 April 1919
Hazel Ardell Lammers
Marfield Lammers

Spouse & Children

24 April 1919
Gibbon, Sibley, Minnesota, United States


  • Hazel Ardell Lammers


  • Marfield Lammers


Parents & Siblings

  • Frederick Wilhelm Lammers


  • Maria Elisabeth Overbeck




World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1893 · The Minnesota State Flag

Age 5

The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 24

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Lambert .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Edwin Lammers, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Edwin Lammers in household of Fred Lammers, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Edwin Lammers in household of Fred Lammers, "United States Census, 1910"

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