James H Stratton

11 September 1833–
Christiansburg, Jackson Township, Champaign, Ohio, United States

The Life of James H

When James H Stratton was born on 11 September 1833, in Christiansburg, Jackson Township, Champaign, Ohio, United States, his father, Orange Stratton, was 32 and his mother, Isabella Long, was 29. He married Laura Catherine Rapp on 21 June 1859, in Miami, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Center Township, Grant, Indiana, United States in 1900 and Marion, Center Township, Grant, Indiana, United States for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

James H Stratton
1833–
Laura Catherine Rapp
1844–1928
Marriage: 21 June 1859
Luella Alice Stratton
1860–1863
Edith Vernon Stratton
1866–1882
Charles Orange Stratton
1868–1927
Harry Everett Stratton
1871–1880
Pearl Hartley Stratton
1873–
Edna Irene Stratton
1876–1964
Orville Guy Stratton
1878–1942
Lora Glee Stratton
1881–

Spouse and Children

    Male1833–Male

    Laura Catherine Rapp

    Female1844–1928Female

MARRIAGE
21 June 1859
Miami, Ohio, United States
children

(8)

    Luella Alice Stratton

    Female1860–1863Female

    Edith Vernon Stratton

    Female1866–1882Female

    Charles Orange Stratton

    Male1868–1927Male

    Harry Everett Stratton

    Male1871–1880Male

    Pearl Hartley Stratton

    Female1873–Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1834

Age 1

Historical Boundaries: 1834: Miami, Indiana, United States
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 3

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1865

Age 32

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places, in Bedfordshire, Dorset, Hampshire, Norfolk, Oxfordshire, Somerset, Suffolk, Surrey, and Wiltshire, so named from Old English strǣt ‘paved high-way’, ‘Roman road’( see Street ) + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. A place of the same name in Cornwall, which may also be a partial source of the surname, probably has as its first element Cornish stras ‘valley’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James Stratton, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James H Stratton, "United States Census, 1910"
  • James Stratton, "United States Census, 1920"

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