Harley Roscoe Ketring

Male26 January 1889–8 October 1948

Brief Life History of Harley Roscoe

When Harley Roscoe Ketring was born on 26 January 1889, in Palestine, Darke, Ohio, United States, his father, Lloyd Alva Ketring, was 30 and his mother, Mary E. Royer, was 27. He married Anna Alice Bowman on 1 April 1911, in Darke, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Harrison Township, Darke, Ohio, United States in 1930 and New Madison, Harrison Township, Darke, Ohio, United States in 1940. He died on 8 October 1948, in New Madison, Darke, Ohio, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Greenmound Cemetery, New Madison, Darke, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harley Roscoe Ketring
Anna Alice Bowman
Marriage: 1 April 1911
Hal Ketring
Charles Ketring
Mary Juanita Ketring
Herbert Hoover Ketring
Fredrick B Ketring

Sources (18)

  • Harley R Ketring, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Harley Roscoe Ketring, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
  • Harley Roscoe Ketring, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 April 1911Darke, Ohio, United States
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 1

    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 1

    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.

    1906 · Saving Food Labels

    Age 17

    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Kettering .

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

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