Hugh A. Ferrin

Male23 April 1886–

Brief Life History of Hugh A.

When Hugh A. Ferrin was born on 23 April 1886, in Colden, Erie, New York, United States, his father, Nelson A. Ferrin, was 28 and his mother, Luella "Ella" Long, was 29. He married Media Hollister on 6 January 1912, in Warren, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Busti, Chautauqua, New York, United States in 1940 and Busti, Busti, Chautauqua, New York, United States in 1950.

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Hugh A. Ferrin
Media Hollister
Marriage: 6 January 1912
Arlene Jane Ferrin

Sources (10)

  • Hugh J Ferrin, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Hugh J Ferrin, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"
  • Hugh Ferrin, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 January 1912Warren, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (2)

    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 4

    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    1890 · Woman's Suffrage

    Age 4

    An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.


    Age 31

    U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

    Name Meaning

    Irish: variant of Ferron 3 or a shortened form of McFerrin . Also compare with Farren .

    English: variant of Ferron .

    Spanish (Ferrín): from a derivative of ferro ‘iron’.

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

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