William Henry Bales

1882–19 April 1955 (Age 73)
Knox, Tennessee, United States

The Life of William Henry

When William Henry Bales was born in 1882, in Knox, Tennessee, United States, his father, George L Bales, was 30 and his mother, Agatha Catherine Huffaker, was 36. He died on 19 April 1955, in Knoxville, Knox, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 73.

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George L Bales
Agatha Catherine Huffaker
Walter Dyce Bales Sr.
William Henry Bales
Wesley Louis Bales
Ethel Nora Bales

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World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 0

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.

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 20

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Bailes .2 Czech (Baleš) and Slovak (Báleš): from a pet form of Bal, a shortened form of the personal name Baltazar .

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

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Sources (2)

  • William H Bales in household of George L Bales, "United States Census, 1900"
  • William Henry Bales, "Tennessee Death Records, 1914-1955"

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