Eleanor Marie Lammers

1913–2002 (Age 88)
St. Helena, Cedar, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Eleanor Marie

When Eleanor Marie Lammers was born on 14 November 1913, in St. Helena, Cedar, Nebraska, United States, her father, Ignatz Alois Lammers, was 30 and her mother, Mary Matilda Willenbring, was 31. She married Cyril Theodore Becker on 28 December 1938, in St. Helena, Cedar, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Boone, Nebraska, United States in 1935 and Precinct 1 Election Precinct, Cedar, Nebraska, United States in 1940. She died on 20 October 2002, in Hartington, Cedar, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Hartington, Cedar, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Eleanor Marie Lammers
Cyril Theodore Becker
Marriage: 28 December 1938
Lynette Mary Becker

Spouse & Children

28 December 1938
St. Helena, Cedar, Nebraska, United States


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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

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.
1917 · Camp Dodge

Age 4

Original construction of the Camp Dodge began in 1907 and was originally planned to provide a place for the National Guard units to train. In 1917, it was handed over to national authorities and expanded to become the regional training center for World War I forces. The Camp was named after Brigadier General Grenville M. Dodge, who organized Iowa's first National Guard unit. When the war ended, the camp was downsized and turned back over to the state until the start of World War II. Today, Camp Dodge has served only as a Guard and Reserve installation.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 24

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 Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.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

North German and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Lambert .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Eleanor Becker in household of Cyril Becker, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ehiore Lammers in household of Ignatz Lammers, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Eleanor A Lammers in household of Ignatz A Lammers, "United States Census, 1930"

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