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
1842–1905
Susan Elizabeth Barron
1850–1935
Henry Telden Poynter
1874–1946
Robert Lee Poynter
1878–1943
James Curtis Poynter
1880–1882
Eugene Cleveland Poynter
1884–1917
Martha Alice Poynter
1886–1969
London Herbert Poynter
1889–1968
Edgar Poynter
1891–1968

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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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