John Healy Jennings

14 August 1901–8 September 1964 (Age 63)
Waushara, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of John Healy

When John Healy Jennings was born on 14 August 1901, in Waushara, Wisconsin, United States, his father, John Jennings Jr, was 40 and his mother, Katherine Healy, was 36. He had at least 1 daughter with Genevieve Dyson. He immigrated to California, United States in 1947 and lived in Cordova, Judicial District 3 Anchorage, Alaska Territory, United States in 1930 and Olympia Election Precinct 22, Thurston, Washington, United States in 1940. He died on 8 September 1964, in Olympia, Thurston, Washington, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Masonic Memorial Park, Tumwater, Thurston, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Healy Jennings
1901–1964
Genevieve Dyson
1907–1995
Virginia Dee Jennings
1927–2015

Spouse and Children

children

(1)

    Virginia Dee Jennings

    Female1927–2015Female

Parents and Siblings

    John Jennings Jr

    Male1861–Male

    Katherine Healy

    Female1864–1937Female

siblings

(3)

    Alice Glen Jennings

    Female1899–Female

    Male1901–1964Male

    Lois Marie Jennings

    Female1903–Female

World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 5

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 17

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Janyn, Jenyn, a pet form of John .2 German: patronymic from a pet form of the personal name Johannes ( see John ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John H Jennings, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John Jennings, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John Jennings Jr. in household of John Jennings, "United States Census, 1910"

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