Alma Jane Wirthman

29 January 1916–9 February 1996 (Age 80)
Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States

The Life of Alma Jane

When Alma Jane Wirthman was born on 29 January 1916, in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States, her mother, Martha Esther Davis, was 21 and her father, Frederick George Wirthman, was 24. She married Robert Allen Poindexter Sr on 19 October 1939, in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 9 February 1996, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Robert Allen Poindexter Sr
1915–1989
Alma Jane Wirthman
1916–1996
Marriage: 19 October 1939
Robert Allen Poindexter Jr
1946–1994

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 October 1939
Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States
children

(1)

    Robert Allen Poindexter Jr

    Male1946–1994Male

Parents and Siblings

World Events (8)

1917

Age 1

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1931 · The Bagnell Dam and Lake of the Ozarks

Age 15

The Bagnell Dam on the Osage River was completed in 1931. The dam was built to generate hydroelectric power to the Osage Power Plant. The building of the dam created Lake of the Ozarks, one of the largest man-made lakes in the world, and over 1,000 miles of shoreline.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 21

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 Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.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

Altered spelling of German Werthmann .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • in the U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007
  • in the U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007
  • in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current

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