Colonel Harold Monger

1879–Male
Illinois, United States

The Life of Harold

When Colonel Harold Monger was born in April 1879, in Illinois, United States, his father, John Monger, was 29 and his mother, Mary E. Kent, was 25. He lived in Washington, Daviess, Indiana, United States in 1900.

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Family Time Line

John Monger
1850–
Mary E. Kent
1854–
Earl A. Monger
1876–
Colonel Harold Monger
1879–
Daisy Monger
1879–
Ralph Monger
1886–
Beryl M Monger
1893–
Fern Monger
1895–

Parents and Siblings

    John Monger

    Male1850–Male

    Mary E. Kent

    Female1854–Female

siblings

(6)

    Earl A. Monger

    Male1876–Male

    Male1879–Male

    Daisy Monger

    Female1879–Female

    Ralph Monger

    Male1886–Male

    Female1893–Female

+1 More Child

World Events (3)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 3

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.
1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 6

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a retail trader or a stallholder in a market, Middle English monger, manger ( see Manger ).

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

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Sources (2)

  • Colonel Monger in household of John Monger, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Colonel Harold Monger, "Illinois, Cook County Deaths, 1878-1994"

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