Omar J Hammen

Brief Life History of Omar J

When Omar J Hammen was born on 8 February 1922, in Mazon, Grundy, Illinois, United States, his father, Omar Floyd Hammen, was 22 and his mother, Marjorie Kelso, was 17. He lived in Highland Township, Grundy, Illinois, United States in 1930 and Kinsman, Grundy, Illinois, United States in 1940. He died on 30 June 2000, in Ransom, LaSalle, Illinois, United States, at the age of 78.

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Omar J Hammen
1922–2000
Lavonne G Guy
1922–2008

Sources (4)

  • Omar Hammond in household of Omar Hammond, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Omar J in entry for Mrs Marjorie Elizabeth Hammen, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • O?Ar Hammen in household of Omar Hammen, "United States Census, 1940"

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

1925 · Woman's World's Fair

The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women

1944 · The G.I Bill

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

German and Dutch: variant of Hamm , respectively Hamme .

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

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