William Ivory Fitzpatrick

3 May 1884–10 March 1922 (Age 37)
Kansas Township, Edgar, Illinois, United States

The Life of William Ivory

When William Ivory Fitzpatrick was born on 3 May 1884, in Kansas Township, Edgar, Illinois, United States, his father, Silas Fitzpatrick, was 27 and his mother, Nancy Ellen Davis, was 23. He had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Mary Ethel Hall. He lived in Kansas, Kansas Township, Edgar, Illinois, United States in 1922 and Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. He died on 10 March 1922, in Paris, Paris Township, Edgar, Illinois, United States, at the age of 37, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Kansas Township, Edgar, Illinois, United States.

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William Ivory Fitzpatrick
Mary Ethel Hall
Patricia Fitzpatrick
Patrick Fitzpatrick

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World Events (8)

1885 · The World's First Skyscraper

Age 1

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 12

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Irish: occasionally this may be a genuine Anglo-Norman French patronymic ( see Fitzgerald ) from the personal name Patrick , but more often it has been adopted as an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Pádraig ( see Kilpatrick ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • William I Fitzpatrick, "United States Census, 1910"
  • William E Fitzpatrick in household of Silas Fitzpatrick, "United States Census, 1900"
  • William Ivory Fitzpatrick, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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