Margaret C Kraemer

31 August 1915–24 September 1996 (Age 81)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Margaret C

Margaret C Kraemer was born on 31 August 1915, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. She died on 24 September 1996, in Streamwood, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 81.

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Edward Ortmann
1907–1980
Margaret C Kraemer
1915–1996

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

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.
1919 · The Chicago Race Riot of 1919

Age 4

During the Chicago race riot, which was raised by racial conflicts throughout Chicago, thirty-eight people died (23 black and 15 white) and over five hundred were injured. It is considered the worst of the approximately 25 riots during the Red Summer and was the worst race riot in Illinois.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 22

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 Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.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 (Krämer), Jewish (Ashkenazic), Danish, and Dutch: see Kramer .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Margaret Ortman in household of Edward Ortman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • 1930 United States Federal Census
  • 1940 United States Federal Census

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