Elmer Bud Means

26 June 1910–6 April 1949 (Age 38)
Walthill, Thurston, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Elmer Bud

When Elmer Bud Means was born on 26 June 1910, in Walthill, Thurston, Nebraska, United States, his father, Elmer Means, was 31 and his mother, Nellie J Strong, was 19. He had at least 3 sons and 2 daughters with Alice Clementine Thurtle. He lived in Omaha Township, Thurston, Nebraska, United States for about 10 years and Lancaster, Nebraska, United States in 1935. He died on 6 April 1949, in Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 38.

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Family Time Line

Elmer Bud Means
1910–1949
Alice Clementine Thurtle
1914–2000
Robert 'Bob' Means
1937–
Catherine 'Lucille' Means
Charles "Charlie" Elmer Means
1938–1980
Catherine Lucille Means
1940–2015
James 'Jim' Walter Means
1943–2019

Spouse and Children

    Male1910–1949Male

    Alice Clementine Thurtle

    Female1914–2000Female

children

(5)

    Robert 'Bob' Means

    Male1937–Male

    Charles "Charlie" Elmer Means

    Male1938–1980Male

    Female1940–2015Female

    James 'Jim' Walter Means

    Male1943–2019Male

    Catherine 'Lucille' Means

    FemaleFemale

Parents and Siblings

    Male1878–1950Male

    Nellie J Strong

    Female1891–1941Female

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 3

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 13

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

Name Meaning

1 Irish: shortened form of McMeans .2 English: habitational name from East and West Meon in Hampshire, which take their names from the Meon river. The word is Celtic but of uncertain meaning, possibly ‘swift one’.3 nickname from Middle English mene ‘inferior in rank’, ‘of low degree’ (from Old English gemǣne), or from Middle English mene ‘moderate in behaviour’ (from Old French mëen, mean).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Buddy E Means in household of Elmer Means, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Buddy Means in household of Elmer Means, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Buddy E Means in household of Elmer Means, "United States Census, 1930"

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