Harriet Yadon

1862–
Camden, Missouri, United States

The Life of Harriet

When Harriet Yadon was born in 1862, in Camden, Missouri, United States, her father, William Preston Yadon, was 37 and her mother, Harriett Cummings, was 34. She married John R Dowty on 24 August 1879, in Laclede, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Huntington Beach, Orange, California, United States in 1930 and Huntington Beach Judicial Township, Orange, California, United States in 1940.

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Family Time Line

John R Dowty
1856–1901
Harriet Yadon
1862–
Marriage: 24 August 1879
Bertha Mae Dowty
1879–1937
William Alfred Dowty
1882–
John B Dowty
1884–1918
Ruth Dowty
1887–
Homer Clinton Dowty
1890–1964
Gertrude Dowty
1893–
Forest Everett Dowty
1897–1964
Cecil Earl Dowty
1901–1958

Spouse and Children

    John R Dowty

    Male1856–1901Male

    Female1862–Female

MARRIAGE
24 August 1879
Laclede, Missouri, United States
children

(8)

    Bertha Mae Dowty

    Female1879–1937Female

    William Alfred Dowty

    Male1882–Male

    John B Dowty

    Male1884–1918Male

    Ruth Dowty

    Female1887–Female

    Male1890–1964Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

    Female1845–1932Female

    Thomas Alfred Yadon

    Male1847–1937Male

    Female1848–1879Female

    Sarah Elizabeth Yadon

    Female1852–1940Female

    Female1852–Female

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1862 · Kansas Agricultural Society

Age 0

"The Kansas Agricultural Society was formed on March 5, 1862. The society encouraged farmers to grow winter wheat which created the nickname """"bread basket of the world."
1865 · Slavery Abolished

Age 3

On January 11, 1865, slavery was abolished in Missouri.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 34

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

Probably a variant of English Yeadon .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Harriett Dowty in household of Jesse F Catching, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Harriet P Dowty, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Harriet Dowty, "United States Census, 1910"

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