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Ben Henry Ottmer
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Birth: Jun. 30, 1893
Welcome
Austin County
Texas, USA
Death: Mar. 22, 1982
Temple
Bell County
Texas, USA

This is my grandfather. As he was growing up, only German was spoken in the home. When he went to school at age 6, the teacher would only allow English to be spoken. He was ridiculed and went home crying. When he raised his family, only English was allowed in the home. 
 
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 Parents:
  Friedrich Wilhelm Ottmer (1849 - 1911)
  Marie Mary Muller Ottmer (1853 - 1941)
 
 Spouse:
  Ethel Alma Moseley Ottmer (1896 - 1992)
 
 Children:
  James Harold Ottmer (1914 - 1994)*
  Vance Charles Ottmer (1916 - 2003)*
  Ernest Leroy Ottmer (1920 - 1998)*
  Barbara Ann Ottmer Berg (1928 - 1977)*
  Bettye Joyce Ottmer Daughtry (1930 - 1973)*
  Baby Ottmer (1935 - 1935)*
 
 Siblings:
  Fritz Ottmer (1878 - 1937)*
  Augusta R. Ottmer Nolte (1882 - 1964)*
  Herman William Ottmer (1885 - 1960)*
  Ella Caroline Ottmer Nolte (1889 - 1946)*
  Ben Henry Ottmer (1893 - 1982)
  Edna Henrietta Ottmer (1894 - 1931)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Cemetery
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA
Plot: blk E, lot 177, space 3
 
Created by: Jim Ottmer
Record added: Nov 09, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44118160
Ben Henry Ottmer
Added by: Jim Ottmer
 
Ben Henry Ottmer
Added by: Jim Ottmer
 
Ben Henry Ottmer
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Added by: Nicole Braddick
 
 
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May GOD Bless you as you have blessed us kin all so very well!
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie
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