Christian Martin CramerAge: 69 years18901959

Name
Christian Martin Cramer
Given names
Christian Martin
Surname
Cramer

Chris Cramer

Name
Chris Cramer
Type
also known as
Given names
Chris
Surname
Cramer
Birth April 8, 1890 23 20
Baptism May 16, 1890 (Age 38 days)
Note: Hjemmedøbt
Baptism August 31, 1890 (Age 4 months)
Birth of a sisterRosa Kirstine Dorthea Cramer
May 10, 1891 (Age 13 months)
Address: Missionsvej 346
Baptism of a sisterRosa Kirstine Dorthea Cramer
June 21, 1891 (Age 14 months)
Birth of a brotherGeorg Ludvig Cramer
September 8, 1892 (Age 2 years)
Baptism of a brotherGeorg Ludvig Cramer
November 3, 1892 (Age 2 years)
Note: Hjemmedåb
Birth of a sisterFranciska Marie Cramer
July 25, 1894 (Age 4 years)
Address: Missionsvej 347 (Vejnavn i 1917 ændret til Sct. Peders Gade)
Baptism of a sisterFranciska Marie Cramer
January 6, 1895 (Age 4 years)
Death of a brotherGeorg Ludvig Cramer
September 1, 1896 (Age 6 years) Age: 4 years
Burial of a brotherGeorg Ludvig Cramer
September 7, 1896 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherFrans Georg Cramer
December 7, 1896 (Age 6 years)
Address: Missionsvej 347
Baptism of a brotherFrans Georg Cramer
April 18, 1897 (Age 7 years)
Address: Missionsvej 347
Birth of a sisterKarla Elisa Cramer
March 3, 1898 (Age 7 years)
Address: Mariagervej 113
Baptism of a sisterKarla Elisa Cramer
September 4, 1898 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a sisterHertha Antonette Johanne Cramer
September 20, 1899 (Age 9 years)
Address: Mariagervej 113
Baptism of a sisterHertha Antonette Johanne Cramer
May 13, 1900 (Age 10 years)
Census February 1, 1901 (Age 10 years)
Shared note:

Randers, Støvring, Borup, Borup, 10b, 1, FT-1901, D7906

Navn Alder Civilstand Stilling i husstanden Erhverv Fødested
Anton Martin Kristian Kramer 18661007 G Husfader Oust Mølle, Hornbæk Sogn
Johanne Marie Kondrup 18700326 G Husmoder Østervelling, Wiborg Amt
Kristian Martin Kramer 18900408 U Barn Randers
Rosa Kirstine Dorthea Kramer 18910510 U Barn Randers
Fransiska Marie Kramer 18940725 U Barn Randers
Frans Gjersing Kramer 18961207 U Barn Randers
Karla Elisa Kramer 18980303 U Barn Randers
Herta Antonette Kramer 18990920 U Barn Randers
Matias Wilhelm Kramer 18641128 U Rebslager Oust Mølle
Jensine Kristensen 18790622 U Tjenestetyende Wustrup, Wiborg Amt
Confirmation April 10, 1904 (Age 14 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherFrans Martin Kondrup
September 21, 1904 (Age 14 years) Age: 65 years
Address: Missionsvej 347, Randers
Birth of a brotherEjnar August “Ernie” Cramer
August 23, 1907 (Age 17 years)
Baptism of a brotherEjnar August “Ernie” Cramer
November 10, 1907 (Age 17 years)
Residence November 13, 1907 (Age 17 years)
Address: Centralhotellet, Rådhuspladsen 16, København
Birth of a sisterAlma Elisabeth Cramer
July 24, 1909 (Age 19 years)
Baptism of a sisterAlma Elisabeth Cramer
September 26, 1909 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a sisterIngrid Kathinka Cramer
July 21, 1910 (Age 20 years)
Death of a sisterIngrid Kathinka Cramer
1910 (Age 19 years)

Baptism of a sisterIngrid Kathinka Cramer
August 9, 1910 (Age 20 years)
Note: Hjemmedåb
Immigration September 6, 1910 (Age 20 years)
Note: Ankommet fra København med skibet "Hellig Olav"
Occupation
Hired hand at dairy
from 1914 to 1915 (Age 23 years)
Employer: Andreas and Marinus Christensen
Note: Like many recent Danish immigrants, Chris Cramer found a job working in a dairy. Deborah Christensen was keeping house for her brothers Andrew and Marinus, who ran a small dairy; and Chris met her when he came to work there.
Birth of a daughter
#1
Rose Mary “Rosie” Cramer
February 11, 1916 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Christian Martin Cramer Jr.
June 11, 1919 (Age 29 years)
Census January 1920 (Age 29 years)
Shared note: 1920 USA Census transcript - Christian Martin Cramer - Household

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Cramer, ChrisheadRMw29M1911al1918yesyesDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishyesFarmerDairy Farmo a
Cramer, DeborahwifeFw28M1912al1919yesyesDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishyes
Cramer, Rosie MariedaughterFw3 11/12SNebraskaDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishLaborer
Cramer, Chris Jr.sonMw6/12SNebraskaDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanish
Hansen, MauriceHired ManMw32S1911na1918yesyesDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishyesLaborer Dairy Farmw
Nelson, PeterHired ManMw26S1914na1919yesyesDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishyesLaborer Dairy Farmw
Kolbrog, CarlHired ManMw33S1914na1919yesyesDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishyesLaborer Dairy Farmw
Carlson, HowardHired ManMw26S1912na1918yesyesSwedenSwedishSwedenSwedishSwedenSwedishyesLaborerDairy Farmw
Christensen, MarinusPartnerMw32S1912na1919yesyesDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishyesPartnerDairy Farmo a

Immigration January 21, 1921 (Age 30 years)
Shared note: Ankommet fra København med skibet "Frederik VIII"
Death of a fatherAnton Martin Christian Cramer
September 21, 1921 (Age 31 years) Age: 54 years
Burial of a fatherAnton Martin Christian Cramer
September 26, 1921 (Age 31 years)
Residence from 1920 to 1921 (Age 29 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherChristian August Ludvig Cramer
June 21, 1926 (Age 36 years)
Address: Amtssygehuset
Burial of a paternal grandfatherChristian August Ludvig Cramer
June 25, 1926 (Age 36 years)
Death of a sisterKarla Elisa Cramer
1928 (Age 37 years)

Census April 1930 (Age 39 years)
Census April 1, 1940 (Age 49 years) Age: 50 years
Occupation
dairyman
from 1916 to 1940 (Age 25 years)
Employer: self-employed
Residence 1940 (Age 49 years)
Address: 95th and Dodge (later became 95th and Burt)
Note: The Cramer family lived at 95th and Dodge from 1921 until 1944. Chris ran a dairy, milking the cows (with the help of Danish hired men) and delivering the milk and cream to customers' homes in West Omaha.
Death of a sonChristian Martin Cramer Jr.
January 26, 1945 (Age 54 years)
Cause: Killed in military action
Note: Chris, Jr., enlisted in the US Army in 1940. Once he was sent overseas in 1943, he served in Hawaii and New Guinea before participating in the US invasion of Luzon in January 1945. His death was a blow from which his parents and sisters never fully recovered.
Burial of a sonChristian Martin Cramer Jr.
1945 (Age 54 years)
Address: Springwell Cemetery, [Block 3, Lot 27, N1/2 #5 has a marker]
Residence from 1944 to 1948 (Age 53 years)
Address: 95th and Maple Street
Note: The Cramers' house was located on a 15-acre piece of land. They had a barn, and Chris continued to milk a few cows.
Residence from 1948 (Age 57 years)
Address: 2049 No. 71st Street
Note: The Cramers lived in this small house for the rest of their lives. Chris occasionally worked part-time as a security guard, and he enjoyed gardening and yard work. However, as his health declined the latter became more difficult.
Death of a motherJohanne Marie Hansen Kundrup
1949 (Age 58 years)
Death July 26, 1959 Age: 69 years
Address: 2049 No. 71st Street Omaha, Nebraska
Burial July 29, 1959 (3 days after death)
Address: Springwell Cemetery, [Block 3, Lot 27 N1/2 #1 has a marker]
Unique identifier
940961ECC98A11DBAA38000D93C29E949F43

Last change June 6, 202015:14:56

by: Søren Tolstrup Christensen
Baptism

Hjemmedøbt

Census

Randers, Støvring, Borup, Borup, 10b, 1, FT-1901, D7906

Navn Alder Civilstand Stilling i husstanden Erhverv Fødested
Anton Martin Kristian Kramer 18661007 G Husfader Oust Mølle, Hornbæk Sogn
Johanne Marie Kondrup 18700326 G Husmoder Østervelling, Wiborg Amt
Kristian Martin Kramer 18900408 U Barn Randers
Rosa Kirstine Dorthea Kramer 18910510 U Barn Randers
Fransiska Marie Kramer 18940725 U Barn Randers
Frans Gjersing Kramer 18961207 U Barn Randers
Karla Elisa Kramer 18980303 U Barn Randers
Herta Antonette Kramer 18990920 U Barn Randers
Matias Wilhelm Kramer 18641128 U Rebslager Oust Mølle
Jensine Kristensen 18790622 U Tjenestetyende Wustrup, Wiborg Amt
Immigration

Ankommet fra København med skibet "Hellig Olav"

Occupation

Like many recent Danish immigrants, Chris Cramer found a job working in a dairy. Deborah Christensen was keeping house for her brothers Andrew and Marinus, who ran a small dairy; and Chris met her when he came to work there.

Census1920 USA Census transcript - Christian Martin Cramer - Household

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Cramer, ChrisheadRMw29M1911al1918yesyesDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishyesFarmerDairy Farmo a
Cramer, DeborahwifeFw28M1912al1919yesyesDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishyes
Cramer, Rosie MariedaughterFw3 11/12SNebraskaDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishLaborer
Cramer, Chris Jr.sonMw6/12SNebraskaDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanish
Hansen, MauriceHired ManMw32S1911na1918yesyesDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishyesLaborer Dairy Farmw
Nelson, PeterHired ManMw26S1914na1919yesyesDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishyesLaborer Dairy Farmw
Kolbrog, CarlHired ManMw33S1914na1919yesyesDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishyesLaborer Dairy Farmw
Carlson, HowardHired ManMw26S1912na1918yesyesSwedenSwedishSwedenSwedishSwedenSwedishyesLaborerDairy Farmw
Christensen, MarinusPartnerMw32S1912na1919yesyesDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishyesPartnerDairy Farmo a

Immigration

Ankommet fra København med skibet "Frederik VIII"

Residence

The Cramer family lived at 95th and Dodge from 1921 until 1944. Chris ran a dairy, milking the cows (with the help of Danish hired men) and delivering the milk and cream to customers' homes in West Omaha.

Residence

The Cramers' house was located on a 15-acre piece of land. They had a barn, and Chris continued to milk a few cows.

Residence

The Cramers lived in this small house for the rest of their lives. Chris occasionally worked part-time as a security guard, and he enjoyed gardening and yard work. However, as his health declined the latter became more difficult.

Note

Chris had tattoos on his arms, which he hated in later life.