James Henry Ketcheson

24 January 1849–21 February 1936 (Age 87)
Belleville, Hastings, Ontario, Canada

The Life of James Henry

When James Henry Ketcheson was born on 24 January 1849, in Belleville, Hastings, Ontario, Canada, his father, Amos Ketcheson, was 22 and his mother, Sarah Ann Hoover, was 22. He married Nancy Ann VanDuzen on 13 March 1871, in Chatham, Kent, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Sandoun Township, Ransom, North Dakota, United States in 1910 and Gridley, Butte, California, United States in 1920. He died on 21 February 1936, in Biggs, Butte, California, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Gridley, Butte, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Henry Ketcheson
1849–1936
Nancy Ann VanDuzen
1848–1938
Marriage: 13 March 1871
Melville Ketcheson
1874–1913
Evaline Ketcheson
1876–1950
Elvert Ketcheson
1881–1985
Theresa Ketcheson
1888–1891
Olga Mae Ketcheson
1889–1990
Ruby Annie Ketcheson
1891–1975

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 March 1871
Chatham, Kent, Ontario, Canada
children

(6)

    Melville Ketcheson

    Male1874–1913Male

    Female1876–1950Female

    Elvert Ketcheson

    Male1881–1985Male

    Theresa Ketcheson

    Female1888–1891Female

    Female1889–1990Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Amos Ketcheson

    Male1826–1908Male

    Sarah Ann Hoover

    Female1827–1890Female

siblings

(8)

    Male1849–1936Male

    Royal Albert Ketcheson

    Male1850–1933Male

    John Hoover Ketcheson

    Male1854–1933Male

    Female1856–1954Female

    Eliza Ketcheson

    Female1856–Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1850 · California Is Admitted to Union

Age 1

California was admitted into the Union on September 9, 1850, and became the 31st state.
1863

Age 14

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 23

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

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Sources (3)

  • James Ketchenson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • James H Kitchison, "United States Census, 1900"
  • James H Ketcheson, "United States Census, 1910"

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