James Addison Zickefoose

7 April 1883–25 February 1957 (Age 73)
Ritchie, West Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of James Addison

When James Addison Zickefoose was born on 7 April 1883, in Ritchie, West Virginia, United States, his father, William Asbury Zickefoose, was 33 and his mother, Sophronia or FeoniaAnn Smith, was 31. He married Isa Kathryn Matheny on 12 December 1903, in Ritchie, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Murphy, Ritchie, West Virginia, United States for about 20 years and Murphy District, Ritchie, West Virginia, United States in 1940. He died on 25 February 1957, in Smithville, Ritchie, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Smithville, Ritchie, West Virginia, United States.

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James Addison Zickefoose
Isa Kathryn Matheny
Marriage: 12 December 1903
Lela Corynne Zickefoose
James Bernard Zickefoose
Lula M. Zickefoose

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 December 1903Ritchie, West Virginia, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
    1886 · Giving Working Men a Union
    Age 3
    The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
    1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor
    Age 20
    A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Ziegenfuss .

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

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    Sources (13)

    • J.A. Zickefoose, "United States Census, 1910"
    • J A Zickefoose in entry for James B Zickefoose and Mary Etta Finnicum, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
    • James Addison Zickefoose, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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