Howard Taft Fargo

27 July 1895–4 July 1954 (Age 58)
Huntington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States

The Life of Howard Taft

When Howard Taft Fargo was born on 27 July 1895, in Huntington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States, his father, George Wilbur Fargo, was 24 and his mother, Minnie Jane Taft, was 25. He married Mary Elsie Vanier on 16 February 1920, in Richmond, Chittenden, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Buels Gore, Chittenden, Vermont, United States in 1900 and Richmond, Chittenden, Vermont, United States for about 20 years. He died on 4 July 1954, in Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Huntington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States.

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Family Time Line

Howard Taft Fargo
1895–1954
Mary Elsie Vanier
1897–1964
Marriage: 16 February 1920
John Joseph Fargo
1920–
Ann Marie Fargo
1922–2007
Paul Ramon Fargo
1927–2011

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 February 1920
Richmond, Chittenden, Vermont, United States
children

(3)

    John Joseph Fargo

    Male1920–Male

    Ann Marie Fargo

    Female1922–2007Female

    Paul Ramon Fargo

    Male1927–2011Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

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.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 3

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 17

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

See Vargo .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Howard Fargo, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Howard T Fargo, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Howard T Fargo, "United States Census, 1920"

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