James Henry Linn

22 February 1866–10 September 1935 (Age 69)
Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of James Henry

When James Henry Linn was born on 22 February 1866, in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Hugh E. Linn, was 30 and his mother, Catherine R. von Stein, was 28. He married Margaret Anna Stultz on 13 December 1901, in Blair, Pennsylvania, United States. He lived in Monroe Township, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880 and Blair, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910. He died on 10 September 1935, in Altoona, Blair, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Altoona, Blair, Pennsylvania, United States.

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James Henry Linn
Margaret Anna Stultz
Marriage: 13 December 1901

Spouse and Children

13 December 1901
Blair, Pennsylvania, United States

Parents and Siblings



    Martha Jane Linn




    Mary Gertrude Lynn


World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 11

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.

Age 20

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: variant spelling of Lynn .2 Irish: reduced and altered form of McLean . Compare McLinn .3 German: habitational name from a place called Linn, named with lin ‘swamp’, ‘bog’, ‘marsh’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • James H Linn in household of Hugh E Linn, "United States Census, 1880"
  • James H Lynn, "United States Census, 1910"
  • James H Lynn, "United States Census, 1920"

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