John Robert Dexheimer, Jr.

4 May 1900–21 September 1985 (Age 85)
Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States

The Life of John Robert

When John Robert Dexheimer, Jr. was born on 4 May 1900, his father, John Robert Dexheimer, Sr., was 38 and his mother, Sarah Isabelle Burr, was 36. He had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Anne Marie. He lived in Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States in 1910. He died on 21 September 1985, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

John Robert Dexheimer, Jr.
1900–1985
Anne Marie
1902–2002
John Robert Dexheimer, III
1920–2001
Norma Jean Dexheimer
1922–1998

Spouse and Children

children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    John Robert Dexheimer, Sr.

    Male1861–1925Male

    Sarah Isabelle Burr

    Female1863–1934Female

siblings

(10)

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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 10

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from Dexheim in Hesse.

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

Sources (3)

  • Not Named Dexheimer in household of John R Dexheimer, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John R Dexheimer Jr. in household of John R Dexheimer, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mr John R Dexheimer, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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