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
Myrtle Pedersen
Marriage: 22 December 1920
Ruth Annira Ferguson
Wanda Marguerite Ferguson
Donna Alice Ferguson

Spouse and Children

22 December 1920
Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Alexander John Ferguson


    Catherine Mc Lean




    Margaret Ferguson


    Sarah Ann Ferguson



    Sadie A. Ferguson


    Archie A. Ferguson


+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 The Amendment was later repealed.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.

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.

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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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