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History educator

John Vollmer Mering was American history educator. 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1954-1956.

Background

Mering, John Vollmer was born on February 21, 1931 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States. Son of Ray Delaplane and Clara F. (Vollmer) Mering.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Education, University Missouri, 1953. Doctor of Philosophy in History, University Missouri, 1960.

Career

Associate professor history University Florida, Gainesville, 1960-1966. Associate professor University North Dakota, Grand Forks, 1966-1969. Professor University Arizona, Tucson, 1969-1984, professor emeritus, from 1984.

Membership

1st lieutenant United States Army, 1954-1956.

Connections

Married Ellen Westfall, October 24, 1954. Children: Clay, Ellen Curtis, Margaret Vollmer, Sarah Rollins.

father:
Ray Delaplane Mering

mother:
Clara F. (Vollmer) Mering

spouse:
Ellen Westfall

children:
Clay Mering

Ellen Curtis Mering

Margaret Vollmer Mering

Sarah Rollins Mering