Carman W. Jefferis

7 June 1896–21 November 1971 (Age 75)
German Township, Darke, Ohio, United States

The Life of Carman W.

When Carman W. Jefferis was born on 7 June 1896, in German Township, Darke, Ohio, United States, his father, William Albert Jefferis, was 26 and his mother, Maggie B. Ross, was 20. He married Erma Rebecca Hollinger in November 1934. He died on 21 November 1971, in Greenville, Darke, Ohio, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Greenville Union Cemetery, Greenville, Darke, Ohio, United States.

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Carman W. Jefferis
Erma Rebecca Hollinger
Marriage: November 1934

Spouse and Children

November 1934

Parents and Siblings

    William Albert Jefferis


    Maggie B. Ross




World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

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.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 4

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 20

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Jefferies .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Carman Jefferis, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Carman W Jefferis in household of William A Jefferis, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Carmon W Jefferis in household of William A Jefferis, "United States Census, 1900"

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