Arthur Hastings Tenney

1 January 1880–22 February 1908 (Age 28)
Royalton, Windsor, Vermont, United States

The Life Summary of Arthur Hastings

When Arthur Hastings Tenney was born on 1 January 1880, in Royalton, Windsor, Vermont, United States, his father, George Washington Tenney, was 23 and his mother, Della E. Hastings, was 18. In 1908, at the age of 28, his occupation is listed as electrician. He died on 22 February 1908, in his hometown, at the age of 28.

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Family Time Line

George Washington Tenney
Della E. Hastings
Arthur Hastings Tenney
Warren Horace Tenny Sr

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
Age 1
Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act
Age 2
A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
Age 10
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

English (East Yorkshire and Lincolnshire): from the Middle English personal name Tenny, of uncertain origin.English: in southwestern England, occasionally a variant of Tinney .History: This name was brought to America in 1638 by Thomas Tenney, a member of a party led by the Rev. Ezekiel Rogers from Rowley, east Yorkshire, England, to found Rowley, MA. Most (probably all) modern American families with this name are descended from him.

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

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Story Highlight

Electrician died at age 28 of tuberculosis which he suffered from for 4 1/2 years. Never married

Born on January 1, 1880. Died February 22, 1908

Sources (7)

  • Arthur Hastings Tenney, "Vermont Deaths and Burials, 1871-1965"
  • Arthur H Tenney, "Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005"
  • Arthur H Tenney, "Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005"

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