Almon Barnes Fish

17 May 1859–
Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Almon Barnes

When Almon Barnes Fish was born on 17 May 1859, in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States, his father, William Fish, was 44 and his mother, Catharine Bewinger, was 40. He married Hariette Polhemus Sutphen on 29 January 1895, in Bloomfield, Essex, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in United States in 1900 and Binghamton, Broome, New York, United States in 1905.

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Almon Barnes Fish
Hariette Polhemus Sutphen
Marriage: 29 January 1895
Almon Sutphen Fish Sr.
Catherine Louise Fish
David Sutphen Fish
William Barnes Fish

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 January 1895Bloomfield, Essex, New Jersey, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1860 · Perry Monument on Public Square
    Age 1
    The Perry Monument was erected at the center of Public Square to commemorate the victory of the Battle of Lake Erie by Oliver Hazard Perry. It was Ohio's first monumental sculpture. It has since been moved to Fort Huntington Park.
    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War
    Age 1
    Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 31
    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.

    Name Meaning

    1 English: from Middle English fische, fish ‘fish’, a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman or fish seller, or a nickname for someone thought to resemble a fish.2 Americanized spelling of German and Jewish Fisch .

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

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    Sources (12)

    • Almon B Fish, "New York State Census, 1905"
    • A B Fish, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Almond B Fish in household of Cathrine Fish, "United States Census, 1880"

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