Hugh A. Ferrin

23 April 1886–
Colden, Erie, New York, United States

The Life Summary 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 28. 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, Busti, Chautauqua, New York, United States in 1930 and Busti, Chautauqua, New York, United States in 1940.

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

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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

1 Irish: variant of Farren or a shortened form of Mcferrin .2 Spanish (Ferrín): from a derivative of ferro ‘iron’.3 Italian: dialect variant of Ferrino, a diminutive of Ferro 1.

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

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Sources (9)

  • Hugh Ferren in household of Nelson Ferren, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Hugh J Ferrin, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Hugh A Ferrin in household of Nelson A Ferrin, "United States Census, 1910"

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