John Glasson Vollmar

10 April 1897–19 August 1979 (Age 82)
California, United States

The Life Summary of John Glasson

When John Glasson Vollmar was born on 10 April 1897, in California, United States, his father, William Gustav Haver Vollmar, was 41 and his mother, Elizabeth Jane Glasson, was 34. He married Norma Lucille Hodges on 2 June 1924, in Alameda, California, United States. He lived in Alameda, Alameda, California, United States for about 25 years and Oakland Judicial Township, Alameda, California, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 19 August 1979, in Alameda, California, United States, at the age of 82.

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John Glasson Vollmar
1897–1979
Norma Lucille Hodges
1901–1972
Marriage: 2 June 1924

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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish
Age 1
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.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904
Age 7
St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment
Age 22
The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Vollmer .

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

Possible Related Names

Vollmer
Folmar

Sources (19)

  • John G Vollmar, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John G Vollmar in household of William Vollmar, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John G Vollmar in household of William G Vollmar, "United States Census, 1910"

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