Cyrus P Needham

March 1862–11 February 1938 (Age 75)
Kendall Township, Kendall, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Cyrus P

When Cyrus P Needham was born in March 1862, in Kendall Township, Kendall, Illinois, United States, his father, Washington Needham, was 32 and his mother, Lorinda O. Helmer, was 37. He married Helene Catharine Amelia Bebensee on 21 November 1911, in King, Washington, United States. He lived in Winnebago, Iowa, United States in 1895 and Port Orchard, Kitsap, Washington, United States in 1910. He died on 11 February 1938, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Aberdeen, Brown, South Dakota, United States.

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Cyrus P Needham
Helene Catharine Amelia Bebensee
Marriage: 21 November 1911

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 November 1911King, Washington, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 17
    Historical Boundaries: 1879: Mills, Dakota Territory, United States 1879: Brown, Dakota Territory, United States 1889: Brown, Dakota, United States
    1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act
    Age 20
    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: habitational name from any of various places so named, such as High Needham in Hartington (Derbyshire), Needham in Elm (Cambridgeshire), Needham (Norfolk), Needham in Yaxley, Needham Street in Gazeley or Needham Market (all in Suffolk). These places are named with Old English nēd ‘need, hardship’ + hām ‘homestead’, denoting a place that provided a poor living.Irish (County Mayo): Anglicized form of Ó Niadh, see Nee .History: English explorer James Needham carried the name to the southern Carolina settlement, arriving from Barbados in 1670 as a young man.

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

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    Sources (14)

    • Cyrus P Needham, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Cyrus P Needham, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"
    • Cyrus P Needham, "Iowa State Census, 1895"

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