Mr Maine

4 May 1885–
Virginia Township, Warren, Iowa, United States

The Life of Mr Maine

When Mr Maine was born on 4 May 1885, in Virginia Township, Warren, Iowa, United States, his father, Luther John Maine, was 40 and his mother, Mariah Susannah Harsh, was 26.

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Family Time Line

Luther John Maine
1844–1934
Mariah Susannah Harsh
1858–1897
Mary Marie Maine
1875–1923
Sarah Sadie Main
1877–
John Frederick Maine
1879–1951
Elizabeth Mae Bessie Maine
1881–1943
Arthur Maine
1883–1960
Mr Maine
1885–
Rufus Ray Maine
1890–1950
Minnie Olive Maine
1892–1980
Lucy Maine
1894–
Maine
1897–1898

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1886

Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 1

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1913 · The Completion of the Keokuk Dam

Age 28

The Keokuk Dam was completed in 1913 and began to power the surrounding area. It was the largest single capacity powerhouse in the world at the time. After World War II, the powerhouse was modernized and all the units were converted in 2002. It remains the largest privately owned and operated dam on the Mississippi River.

Name Meaning

1 French: topographic name from Old French maine ‘dwelling’, ‘residence’, ‘abode’, or a habitational name from any of numerous places so named.2 Scottish and English: variant spelling of Main .3 Catalan (Mainé): variant of Mainer .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Main, "Iowa, County Births, 1880-1935"

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