Albert Willliam Ramien

27 November 1928–6 March 1985 (Age 56)
Kankakee, Kankakee, Illinois, United States

The Life of Albert Willliam

When Albert Willliam Ramien was born on 27 November 1928, in Kankakee, Kankakee, Illinois, United States, his father, Fred August Ramien, was 32 and his mother, Selma Josephine Carlson, was 31. He registered for military service in 1945. He died on 6 March 1985, in Danville, Vermilion, Illinois, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Kankakee, Kankakee, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Fred August Ramien
Selma Josephine Carlson
Everett Louis Ramien
Donald Frederick Ramien
Albert Willliam Ramien

Parents and Siblings



    Everett Louis Ramien


    Donald Frederick Ramien



World Events (8)


Age 1

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1929 · St. Valentine's Day Massacre

Age 1

On the morning of February 14, seven men were shot by four men using tommy guns. Two of the men were dressed as policemen, and the others wore suits, ties, overcoats, and hats. Witnesses saw the fake police leading the other men at gunpoint out of the garage after the shooting. The massacre was planned by Al Capone to eliminate the leader of the North Side Gang. the massacre was a result of the Prohibition and the murder of one of the police officer's son.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 16

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

French: variant of Damian .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Albert W Ramien in household of Fred A Ramien, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Albert W Ramien, "United States World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946"
  • Albert Ramien, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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