Archibald Traverse Dingman

4 May 1868–29 April 1895 (Age 26)
Garner Township, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

The Life of Archibald Traverse

When Archibald Traverse Dingman was born on 4 May 1868, in Garner Township, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, his father, John Boyd Dingman, was 40 and his mother, Martha Ann Ritter, was 29. He married Mary A Brice on 23 August 1889, in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States. He died on 29 April 1895, in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, at the age of 26, and was buried in Garner Cemetery, Garner Township, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States.

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Archibald Traverse Dingman
Mary A Brice
Marriage: 23 August 1889

Spouse and Children

23 August 1889
Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

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.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 2

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 8

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Dingmann .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Traverse Dingman in household of John Dingman, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Archibald T Dingman, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
  • A. T. Dingman, "Iowa Marriages, 1809-1992"

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