Peter John Ferguson

16 October 1866–7 December 1939 (Age 73)
Priceville, West Grey, Grey, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Peter John

When Peter John Ferguson was born on 16 October 1866, in Priceville, West Grey, Grey, Ontario, Canada, his father, Alexander John Ferguson, was 34 and his mother, Catherine Mc Lean, was 21. He married Minnie Marie Staude on 24 December 1890, in Grand Forks, Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Larimore Township, Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States in 1900 and Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States in 1915. He died on 7 December 1939, in Grand Forks, Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Grand Forks, Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Peter John Ferguson
1866–1939
Myrtle Pedersen
1891–1927
Marriage: 22 December 1920
Ruth Annira Ferguson
1920–2012
Wanda Marguerite Ferguson
1921–1996
Donna Alice Ferguson
1925–2010

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 December 1920
Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    Alexander John Ferguson

    Male1832–1903Male

    Catherine Mc Lean

    Female1845–1926Female

siblings

(12)

    Margaret Ferguson

    Female1862–1881Female

    Sarah Ann Ferguson

    Female1864–1941Female

    Male1866–1939Male

    Sadie A. Ferguson

    Female1868–1868Female

    Archie A. Ferguson

    Male1869–1892Male

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 1

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.
1886

Age 20

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from the personal name Fergus .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • P J Ferguson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Peter J Ferguson, "North Dakota Census, 1915"
  • P J Ferguson, "North Dakota Census, 1925"

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