James Curtis Poynter

Male26 September 1880–10 November 1882

Brief Life History of James Curtis

When James Curtis Poynter was born on 26 September 1880, in Edmonton, Metcalfe, Kentucky, United States, his father, William Poynter, was 37 and his mother, Susan Elizabeth Barron, was 30. He died on 10 November 1882, at the age of 2.

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William Poynter
Susan Elizabeth Barron
Henry Telden Poynter
Robert Lee Poynter
James Curtis Poynter
Eugene Cleveland Poynter
Martha Alice Poynter
London Herbert Poynter
Edgar Poynter

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    World Events (2)

    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.

    Name Meaning

    English (southern): variant of Pointer .

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

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