Harry Burl Ping

1 May 1904–8 April 1968 (Age 63)
Jasper Township, Wayne, Illinois, United States

The Life of Harry Burl

When Harry Burl Ping was born on 1 May 1904, in Jasper Township, Wayne, Illinois, United States, his father, John A Ping, was 35 and his mother, DeEtta' Ettie' Postlewait, was 35. He had at least 1 son with Mina E Ping. He lived in Grandville Township, Jasper, Illinois, United States in 1910 and Casey, Clark, Illinois, United States in 1930. He died on 8 April 1968, at the age of 63, and was buried in Casey, Clark, Illinois, United States.

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Harry Burl Ping
Mina E Ping
Teddy Burl Ping

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 6

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 19

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

1 English: unexplained; perhaps a variant of Pink .2 Chinese 平: there are two sources of this name, which also means ‘peace’. One is the name of a senior minister of the state of Qi during the Spring and Autumn period ( 722–481 bc ), who was posthumously named Yan Pingzhong. The other source is a city called Ping in the state of Han during the Warring States period ( 403–221 bc ). It was granted to a marquis whose descendants adopted the place name as their surname.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Harry B Ping, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Hary Ping in household of Etta Ping, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Harry B. Ping, "Find A Grave Index"

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