Marie Bertha Erdmann

16 April 1913–7 January 1999 (Age 85)
Verdon, Brown, South Dakota, United States

The Life of Marie Bertha

When Marie Bertha Erdmann was born on 16 April 1913, in Verdon, Brown, South Dakota, United States, her father, August Robert Carl Erdmann, was 50 and her mother, Anna Ida Milbrandt, was 26. She married Herbert Albert William Schramm on 27 November 1930, in Lake, South Dakota, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Boise, Idaho, United States in 1959 and Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States in 1991. She died on 7 January 1999, in Bonner, Idaho, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Meridian, Ada, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Herbert Albert William Schramm
1908–1958
Marie Bertha Erdmann
1913–1999
Marriage: 27 November 1930
Ruth Schramm
1933–
Duane Schramm
1934–
Rose Schramm
1935–
Gail M Schramm
1939–2013
Kenneth Donald Schramm
1945–1971

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 November 1930
Lake, South Dakota, United States
children

(5)

    Ruth Schramm

    Female1933–Female

    Duane Schramm

    Male1934–Male

    Rose Schramm

    Female1935–Female

    Female1939–2013Female

    Male1945–1971Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

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

Age 4

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 24

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

German: probably from the personal name Ertmar, from Germanic ert-, erde ‘earth’ + māri, mēri ‘famous’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Marie Schramm in household of Herbert Schramm, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Marie Erdmann in household of August Erdmann, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Marie Erdmann in household of August Erdmann, "United States Census, 1920"

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