Elizabeth Bertha Lydia Zimmerman

16 May 1887–7 January 1986 (Age 98)
Stuttgart, Württemberg, Germany

The Life of Elizabeth Bertha Lydia

When Elizabeth Bertha Lydia Zimmerman was born on 16 May 1887, in Stuttgart, Württemberg, Germany, her father, Wilhelm Heinrich Gottlieb Zimmerman, was 31 and her mother, Sophie Mathilde Mohr, was 23. She married Theodore Ziegler on 24 October 1908, in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Alunite, Piute, Utah, United States in 1920 and College Park, Fulton, Georgia, United States in 1930. She died on 7 January 1986, in Raleigh, Wake, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 98, and was buried in College Park, Glynn, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Theodore Ziegler
Elizabeth Bertha Lydia Zimmerman
Marriage: 24 October 1908
Dr Waldemar Theordor Ziegler
Betty Ziegler
Carl W Ziegler
Wolfram H Ziegler
Werner F Ziegler
Walter H. Ziegler
William R. Ziegler
Frank Richard Ziegler
John Malcom Ziegler

Spouse and Children

24 October 1908
Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States


    Dr Waldemar Theordor Ziegler


    Wolfram H Ziegler


    Werner F Ziegler


    Walter H. Ziegler


    William R. Ziegler


+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Wilhelm Heinrich Gottlieb Zimmerman


    Sophie Mathilde Mohr




World Events (8)


Age 3

Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 26

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

Americanized or Jewish spelling of Zimmermann .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Ziegler in household of Theodore Ziegler, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Elizabeth Ziegler in household of Theodore Ziegler, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Elizabeth Zimmerman Ziegler in entry for John Malcolm Ziegler, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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