Harvey Russell Aiman

20 February 1914–30 September 1988 (Age 74)
Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United States

The Life of Harvey Russell

When Harvey Russell Aiman was born on 20 February 1914, in Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United States, his father, Harvey Franklin Aiman, was 38 and his mother, Mattie Kearney, was 30. He married June Juanita Ferrin on 25 July 1936, in Driggs, Teton, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Orofino Election Precinct 2, Clearwater, Idaho, United States in 1940 and Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States in 1998. He died on 30 September 1988, in Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Levan Cemetery, Levan, Juab, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harvey Russell Aiman
June Juanita Ferrin
Marriage: 25 July 1936
William Russell Aiman

Spouse and Children

25 July 1936
Driggs, Teton, Idaho, United States


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World Events (8)

1915 · Arrowrock Dam built

Age 1

In 1915, this dam was the tallest concrete dam of its kind in the world. From 1935-1937, it was repaired, raising the structure an additional 5 feet.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 21

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: apparently a nickname meaning ‘oak man’, from Scots aik ‘oak’ + man ‘man’.2 Scottish: alternatively, perhaps a derivative of an Old English personal name Agemund.3 Americanized spelling of Dutch Eyckman or Yckman (more commonly Eyckmeester), a 17th-century occupational name for someone whose job was to maintain standards, especially of the contents of wine casks, from Dutch ijken ‘calibrate’, ‘measure’, ‘gauge’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Russell Iman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Russell H Aiman in household of Mattie Aiman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Russell Ammen in household of Harvey C Ammen, "United States Census, 1920"

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