AUGUST PIETER HANNEMA

25 July 1878–24 February 1953 (Age 74)
Pingjum, Friesland, Netherlands

The Life of AUGUST PIETER

AUGUST PIETER HANNEMA was born on 25 July 1878, in Pingjum, Friesland, Netherlands. He had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Beitske Wijtzes Bonnema. He died on 24 February 1953, in Garfield, Bergen, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Clifton, Passaic, New Jersey, United States.

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Family Time Line

AUGUST PIETER HANNEMA
1878–1953
Beitske Wijtzes Bonnema
1879–1955
Gertrude Hannema
1904–
GRACE EDITH HANNEMA
1908–1957
George Hannema
1914–1985

Spouse and Children

children

(3)

    Gertrude Hannema

    Female1904–Female

    GRACE EDITH HANNEMA

    Female1908–1957Female

    Male1914–1985Male

World Events (8)

1879

Age 1

Thomas Edison had been seeking to create a more practical and affordable version of the lightbulb, primarily for home use. Edison had attempted several different materials, including platinum and other metals, before ultimately deciding on a carbon filament. On October 21, 1879, Edison finally carried out the first successful test of this new light bulb in Menlo Park, New Jersey.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 20

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Hannemann .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • August Hannema, "United States Census, 1940"
  • August Hannema, "United States Census, 1930"
  • August Hannema, "Find A Grave Index"

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