James Asma

10 April 1909–14 April 1949 (Age 40)
Waukegan, Lake, Illinois, United States

The Life of James

When James Asma was born on 10 April 1909, in Waukegan, Lake, Illinois, United States, his father, Alferd Asma, was 24 and his mother, Mary Bower, was 34. He died on 14 April 1949, in his hometown, at the age of 40.

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James Asma
1909–1949
Edna

Spouse and Children

    Male1909–1949Male

    Edna

    FemaleFemale

Parents and Siblings

    Alferd Asma

    Male1885–Male

    Mary Bower

    Female1874–1934Female

siblings

(9)

    Katherine Asma

    Female1906–Female

    Male1906–2006Male

    Male1909–1949Male

    Francis Asma

    Male1911–Male

    Edwina Asma

    Female1917–Female

+4 More Children

World Events (3)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1910 · The Mann Act

Age 1

This Act makes engaging in transport of any woman for any immoral purpose, prostitution, illegal. Its primary intent was to address prostitution, immorality, and human trafficking, particularly where trafficking was for the purposes of prostitution.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 1

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.

Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name derived from Arabic asmar ‘brown’, ‘darkskinned’. This is also the name of a region of Afghanistan.

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

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