Lester Irving DeDiemar

13 December 1895–28 August 1978 (Age 82)
Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Lester Irving

When Lester Irving DeDiemar was born on 13 December 1895, in Wisconsin, United States, his father, Volney French DeDiemar, was 36 and his mother, Lucie Russell Phillips, was 31. He married Phyllis Blanche Lane on 21 October 1921, in Polk, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Whittier, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930 and Whittier Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. He died on 28 August 1978, in San Bernardino, California, United States, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Lester Irving DeDiemar
Phyllis Blanche Lane
Marriage: 21 October 1921
Jerry Lane Dediemar

Spouse and Children

21 October 1921
Polk, Iowa, United States


    Jerry Lane Dediemar


Parents and Siblings

    Volney French DeDiemar


    Lucie Russell Phillips




+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 11

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 12

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
1919 · Minimum Wage Laws Passed

Age 24

The first minimum wage law took effect in 1919 and specified women and children under 17 years of age should be paid 22 cents per hour.

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Sources (3)

  • Lester Dediemar, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lester I Dediemer, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lester I Dediemar, "California Marriage Index, 1960-1985"

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