Hi Lynne, Joseph George Kramer filled out his World War I Draft Reg. card Sept. 3, 1918 and was living in Criterion, Wasco Co. He was b. 27 March 1873 and was a farmer for Sluman Brothers, Rt. 3, Vancouver, Clark Co., WA. His nearest relative was Annie Kramer, Criterion. He was tall & medium build with brown hair & eyes.
William Antone Kramer filled out his WWI Draft Reg card Sept. 4, 1918 & was living in Criterion. He was b. 20 Jan 1898. He also was a farmer for Sluman Bros. His nearest relative was Annie Kramer too. He was tall, medium build w/ brown eyes & light brown hair.
William A. Kramer and family lived in Shaniko in 1920. William A., b. MN, 21, general farmer; Ruth, b. IL, 20 and Allan, b. OR 7/12ths.
The family also lived there in 1930. William A. b. MN, 32, marr @ 20, laborer odd jobs; Ruth F., b. IL, 30, marr @ 19; Allen J., b. OR 10 and Maxine T., b. OR, 9.
Allen J. Kramer b. 1919 in OR and living in Deschutes Co., OR enlisted in the U.S.Army 8 Aug 1944, in Portland, OR as a private. He had completed 4 yrs of high school & was married. Source: U. S. World War II ARmy Enlistment Records 1938-1946.
William Kramer whose last soc. sec. benefit check was mailed to Maupin, Wasco Co. was b. 20 Jan 1898. He d. May 1970. His soc. sec. # was assigned in OR before 1951. Source: Social Security Death Index which anyone can access at no charge.
For a copy of any obit in OR contact http://libweb.uoregon.edu/general/gethelp.htmlhttp://libweb.uoregon.edu/general/gethelp.html or OR Lib. Sys www.oregonlibraries.net/.
A William A. Kramer d. Wasco Co. 10 May 1970 per death cert #8130, age=98; spouse=Joseph. Source: OR Death Index.
An Ernest Kramer and family were living in Maupin in 1930. Ernest b. MN, 27, marr @ 26, garage proprietor; Arline b. OR, 19, marr @ 18 and Lewis C. Mayhew, lodger.
Ernest Kramer who last benefit check was sent to Maupin was b. 26 Sep 1903 and d. Nov. 1985. His soc. sec # was assigned in OR before 1951. Source: SSDI.
Ernest L. Kramer d. Wasco Co. 4 Nov 1985 per death cert #85-20866, age=82, b. 26 Sept. 1903; spouse=Aliene. Source: OR Death Index.
A Sylvester P. Kramer and wife were living in Dufur, Wasco Co. in 1930. Sylvester b. MN, 24, marr @ 22, salesman gun merchandise; Florance M., b. OR, 25, marr @ 23.
A Sylvester Kramer last benefit check was mailed to Lopez Island, San Juan Co., WA was b. 9 Feb 1906 and d. April 1979. His soc. sec. # was assigned OR before 1951. Source: SSDI.
A Sylvester Pet Kramer d. Multnomah Co. 6 April 1979 per death cert #79-06245, age =73; b. 9 Feb 1906; spouse=Ada. Source: OR Death Index.
The following web sites might have more info Wasco County Research Zone, www.historysavers.com/; Wasco County History Site, www.wasco-history.r9esd.k12.or.us/ or Wasco County Genealogy, www.historysavers.com/orwasco/.
Cemeteries can be found at USGenWeb Tombston Transcription Project, www.rootsweb.com/~cemetery/oregon/wasco.html; Wasco County Cemeteries, www.historysavers.com/archives/cemeteries.html and interment.net, www.interment.net/us/or/wasco.htm. Successful Hunting!