Dykes

1890–1898 (Age 8)
Nebraska, United States

The Life of Dykes

When Dykes was born about 1890, in Nebraska, United States, his father, John Law Dykes Sr, was 43 and his mother, Elizabeth Jane Ross, was 42. He died in 1898, at the age of 8.

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Family Time Line

John Law Dykes Sr
1847–1916
Elizabeth Jane Ross
1848–1946
John Law Dykes
1869–1957
Dykes
1890–1898
Sarah S Dykes
1872–
Agnes Linton Dykes
1874–1942
Archibald D Dykes
1877–1947
Anna Dykes
1880–1959
James Ross Dykes
1883–1907
Elizabeth Dykes
1886–
Lettie Dykes
1888–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Male1869–1957Male

    Sarah S Dykes

    Female1872–Female

    Female1874–1942Female

    Archibald D Dykes

    Male1877–1947Male

    Female1880–1959Female

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World Events (3)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 0

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 0

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.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant of Dyke . The Scottish name may also derive in part from any of several places named Dykes, although Black singles out one in the barony of Avondale or Strathaven in Lanarkshire.

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

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