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Joseph Major Hammer
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Birth: Oct. 10, 1832
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 22, 1905
Bakersfield
Kern County
California, USA

"He was very well educated, having attended the Quaker College in Phila. He was a student of Shakespeare and I remember him reciting Hamlet, parts of Othello, King Lear, and the Merchant of Venice. He had a splendid voice."
(from a letter I received from a relative) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Charles Monteville Hammer (1810 - 1866)
  Ann Brown Hammer Wiggill (1814 - 1899)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Delilah Everett Hammar (1833 - 1917)
 
 Children:
  Marietta Hammar Scott (1856 - 1921)*
  Samuel Penrose Hammar (1861 - 1909)*
  Sarah Ann Bird Hammar Bowman (1870 - 1956)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph Major Hammer (1832 - 1905)
  Charles Monteville Hammer (1835 - 1902)*
  John Wesley Hammer (1837 - 1868)*
  James Henry Hammer (1840 - 1885)*
  Sarah Ann Hammer Dwyer (1843 - 1897)*
  Clara Elizabeth Hammer Green (1849 - 1922)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Union Cemetery
Bakersfield
Kern County
California, USA
Plot: Main Section 159-2
 
Created by: vaunamri
Record added: Dec 12, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32138222
Joseph Major Hammer
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Joseph Major Hammer
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