Henry Ferry Swindler

2 April 1900–28 February 1964 (Age 63)
Miller, Lawrence, Ohio, United States

The Life of Henry Ferry

When Henry Ferry Swindler was born on 2 April 1900, in Miller, Lawrence, Ohio, United States, his father, Dennis Edward Swindler, was 21 and his mother, Dola Ellen White, was 20. He married Bessie V Henderson on 22 January 1923, in Lawrence, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Rome, Lawrence, Ohio, United States for about 20 years and Lawrence, Ohio, United States in 1964. He died on 28 February 1964, in Athens, Athens, Ohio, United States, at the age of 63.

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Henry Ferry Swindler
Bessie V Henderson
Marriage: 22 January 1923
Edward Ferry Swindler
Terry Swindler
Ernest Daniel Swindler

Spouse and Children

22 January 1923
Lawrence, Ohio, United States


    Edward Ferry Swindler


    Terry Swindler


    Ernest Daniel Swindler


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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1901 · Theodore Roosevelt becomes the Twenty-sixth President of the United States

Age 1

After the Assassination of William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt was sworn in as the Twenty-sixth President of the United States. During his first term he didn't have a Vice President but for his second term Charles W. Fairbanks filled the position.

Age 17

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

Translation of South German Schwindler, a nickname from an agent derivative of Middle High German swindeln ‘to swindle’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Henry F Swindler in household of Demsey Swindler, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Henery F Swindler in household of Edward D Swindler, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Henry F Swindler in household of Dennis Swindler, "United States Census, 1900"

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