Jesse Stephen Locke

20 October 1848–4 July 1930 (Age 81)
Orange, Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of Jesse Stephen

When Jesse Stephen Locke was born on 20 October 1848, in Orange, Indiana, United States, his father, James Locke, was 36 and his mother, Mariah Fisher, was 39. He married Lois Delight Streeter on 27 March 1877. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Indiana Township, Marion, Iowa, United States in 1920 and Pleasant Township, Monroe, Iowa, United States in 1930. He died on 4 July 1930, in Monroe, Iowa, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Gullion Cemetery, Attica, Marion, Iowa, United States.

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Jesse Stephen Locke
Lois Delight Streeter
Marriage: 27 March 1877
Cora Dell Locke
William Thurman Locke
Mary Jane Locke West
Martha Elizabeth Locke
Susanna M. Locke
Laura May Locke
Lola Estella Locke
George Wesley Locke
Rachel L. Locke
Bessie Myrtle Locke

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  • Marriage
    27 March 1877
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    World Events (8)

    1851 · Constitution of 1851
    Age 3
    Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.
    Age 15
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 22
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    English, Dutch, and German: variant of Lock .Americanized form of Norwegian Løkke: habitational name from a farm name, from Old Norse lykkja ‘enclosure’.Chinese: variant of Lok .

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

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    Sources (24)

    • Jesse Locke, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Jesse Stephen Locke, "Iowa, Death Records, 1921-1940"
    • Jessie S Lock in household of William T Locke, "United States Census, 1930"

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