Ferman Hummel (1895 - 1981)



Ferman Hummel’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Ferman so that their life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Ferman’s biography.

Ferman Hummel Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Ferman Hummel and their immediate Hummel family. Add to Ferman Hummel's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with their family and other genealogy hobbyists.



Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Ferman.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Ferman Hummel? Add burial and funeral information.


Last Known Residence

Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania

Average Age

Life Expectancy


Add family members


Did Ferman finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Ferman attend? Add education.


Share what Ferman did for a living or if they had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Ferman Hummel is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name



Unknown. Add Ferman's ethnicity.


Unknown. Add Ferman's nationality.


Unknown. Was Ferman a religious person? Add Ferman’s religion

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Ferman during various points of their life.


1895 - In the year that Ferman Hummel was born, on September 3rd, in Latrobe, PA, the first professional football game was played. The game was between the Latrobe YMCA and the Jeannette Athletic Club. Latrobe won 12 - 0.

1900 - At the age of merely 5 years old, Ferman was alive when when Floradora opened on Broadway. A huge success in London - opening in 1899 and running for 455 performances - the musical was even more successful in New York - running for 552 performances. The "Floradora girls" were the hit of the show - a "sextette of tall, gorgeous damsels, clad in pink walking costumes, black picture hats and carrying frilly parasols who swished onto the stage and captivated New York for no other reason than they were utterly stunning" ("tall and gorgeous" translated to 5'4"). A sensation, each Floradora girl was said to have married a millionaire.

1968 - This person was 73 years old when on January 31st, the North Vietnamese launched the Tet Offensive, a turning point in the Vietnam War. 70,000 North Vietnamese and Viet Cong forces swarmed into South Vietnam. The South Vietnamese and US troops held off the offensive but it was such fierce fighting that the U.S. public began to turn against the war.

1980 - By the time this person was 85 years old, on April 24th, a rescue attempt was begun in the Iranian Hostage Crisis. The attempt failed and 8 US servicemen were killed. Eight helicopters had been sent for the mission, but only 5 arrived in operating condition., Since the military had advised that the mission be aborted if there were fewer than 6 helicopters, President Carter stopped it. Upon leaving, a helicopter collided with a transport plane and the men were killed.

1981 - In the year of Ferman Hummel's passing, on January 20th, Ronald Reagan became the 40th President of the United States. He ran against the incumbent, Jimmy Carter, and won 50.7% of the popular vote to Carter's 41.0%.

Ferman Hummel Family Tree

Who was Ferman’s parents? Did they get married and did they have children? Share Ferman’s family tree to share their legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Ferman's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Ferman Hummel
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Ferman's family tree by clicking here.


This obit of Ferman Hummel is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to their obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Ferman Hummel passed away in March 1981 at 85 years old. There is no known cause of death. Ferman was born on December 23, 1895. There is no information about Ferman's surviving family. We know that Ferman Hummel had been residing in Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania.


What do you remember about Ferman Hummel? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about them. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Ferman is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Ferman Hummel


Other Biographies