Arthur Benjamin Dake

9 November 1860–1916 (Age 55)
Denver Township, Newaygo, Michigan, United States

The Life of Arthur Benjamin

When Arthur Benjamin Dake was born on 9 November 1860, in Denver Township, Newaygo, Michigan, United States, his father, Aruna Hibbard Benjamin Dake, was 37 and his mother, Esther A Hayes, was 32. He married Florence B Perkins on 3 April 1880, in Denver Township, Newaygo, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Michigan, United States in 1870. He died in 1916, in Denver Township, Newaygo, Michigan, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Bull Cemetery, Newaygo, Newaygo, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Arthur Benjamin Dake
1860–1916
Florence B Perkins
1860–1957
Marriage: 3 April 1880
Gilbert Franklin Dake
1881–1968
Freeman A. Dake
1883–
Almond Aruna Dake
1886–1944
Ancil Fayman Dake
1889–1974
Farman Dak
1890–
June Lucille Dake
1893–1963
Furman H Drake
1894–1892
Winifred Ameretta Dake
1895–1968
Katherine Dake
1897–1927
Bessie Dake
1900–1988
Bessie Fern Dake
1900–1918
Gladys Rose Hoffman
1906–1993

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 April 1880
Denver Township, Newaygo, Michigan, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1863

Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 3

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 15

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered spelling of German Deike .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Arthur B Dake in household of Aruna Dake, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Arthor Dake in household of Aruna Dake, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Arthur Dake, "United States Census, 1900"

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