Albert Carl Klammer
Chronology

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Date Age

30 Dec 1886   Born in Shabbona Grove, IL
30 May 1887   Baptism at Immanuel Lutheran Church
Mar 1888 1 Bother Frederick born
29 Jan 1889 2 Mother (Louise Klammer née Friedmann) dies
1889 2 Moves with four siblings to Westgate, IA
to be raised by Uncle William and Aunt Sophia (née Knief) Klammer
1902 15 Confirmation
ca. 1907 20 Enrolls in Concordia College, St. Paul, MN
ca. 1909 22 Enrolls in Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, MO
Aug 1911 24 Ordination and call to Spirit Lake, Estherville, and
Graettinger, IA; meets Margaret Eve Wuerflein
1911-12 25 Becomes engaged to MEW
Fall 1912 25 Spends academic year at University of Michigan
18 Jun 1913 26 Marries MEW in Orleans, IA at Frank Rhodes’ cottage
“Sleepy Hollow” on Spirit Lake
1913 26 Call to St. John Lutheran Church in Rapidan, MN
14 Apr 1914 27 Margaret Louise born
24 Dec 1915 28 Theodore Paul born
11 Oct 1917 30 Gerhardt Frederick born
1918 31 Call to Holy Cross Lutheran Church, St. Cloud, MN
22 Apr 1919 32 Edward William born
15 Aug 1921 34 Werner Carl born
12 Dec 1922 35 Dorothy Elizabeth born
1923 36 Call to St. John Lutheran Church, Good Thunder, MN
10 Sep 1924 37 Martin Walter born
19 Apr 1926 39 Enno Ernest born
25 Aug 1930 43 Monica Marie born
1931 44 Call to St. Lorenz Lutheran Church in Frankenmuth, MI
21 Oct 1932 45 Ruth Paula born
15 Jul 1941 54 First grandchild born
1960 73 Retires from St. Lorenz Lutheran Church in Frankenmuth, MI
15 Aug 1963 76 Thirty-eighth grandchild born
18 June 1973 86 60th wedding anniversary celebrated in Ann Arbor, MI
24 Nov 1977 90 Dies in Frankenmuth

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