Hattie (Kirchoff) Dettmer (1897 - 1976)

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Hattie (Kirchoff) Dettmer
1897 - 1976
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November 18, 1897
Death
June 7, 1976
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Hattie (Kirchoff) Dettmer was born on November 18, 1897. Her maiden name is Kirchoff and she married into the Dettmer family. She is the child of Henrietta Kirchhoff and Diedrich Kirchhoff, with sibling George. According to her family tree, Hattie was mother to 4 children. Hattie's partner was William "Bill" Dettmer. Hattie's partner was William "Bill" Dettmer, and they had children Elmer Dietrich Friedrich Dettmer, Harvey Henry John Dettmer, Vernon Richard Dettmer, and Arthur Dettmer. She died on June 7, 1976 at 78 years old.
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Hattie (Kirchoff) Dettmer, mother to 4 children, passed away on June 7, 1976 at 78 years old. She was buried in First Lutheran Church(North Branch), Avoca, Nebraska. Hattie was born on November 18, 1897. She is the child of Henrietta Kirchhoff and Diedrich Kirchhoff, with sibling George. According to her family tree, Hattie's partner was William "Bill" Dettmer. Hattie's partner was William "Bill" Dettmer, and they had children Elmer Dietrich Friedrich Dettmer, Harvey Henry John Dettmer, Vernon Richard Dettmer, and Arthur Dettmer.

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In 1897, in the year that Hattie (Kirchoff) Dettmer was born, on March 4th, William McKinley became the 25th President of the United States. He had beaten William Jennings Bryan in the 1896 election by 51% to 46.7% in the popular vote. Six months into his second term as President, McKinley was assassinated.

In 1923, by the time she was 26 years old, on August 2nd, Calvin Coolidge was sworn in as the 30th President of the United States due to the sudden death of Warren G. Harding. After the scandals of the Harding presidency, Coolidge restored public confidence and was very popular. He won the Presidential election in 1924 but declined to run again in 1928.

In 1940, Hattie was 43 years old when on September 16th, the Selective Training and Service Act of 1940, was enacted - the first peacetime draft in U.S. history. Men between 21 and 36 were required to register with their draft boards. When World War II began, men between 18 and 45 were subject to service and men up to 65 were required to register.

In 1950, at the age of 53 years old, Hattie was alive when on June 25th, the Korean War began when North Korean Communist forces crossed the 38th parallel. The Soviet Union and China backed North Korea and the U.N., primarily the United States backed South Korea.

In 1976, in the year of Hattie (Kirchoff) Dettmer's passing, The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

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