John K. Fichthorn

1871–11 March 1944 (Age 73)
Berks, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of John K.

When John K. Fichthorn was born in 1871, in Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, William Andrew Fichthorn, was 31 and his mother, Sarah Catharine Kissinger, was 30. He married Margaret Hopp on 30 March 1892, in Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States for about 50 years. He died on 11 March 1944, in Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Mount Penn, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

John K. Fichthorn
Margaret Hopp
Marriage: 30 March 1892
Marie Kissenger Fichthorn
Helen M Fichthorn
Wm. Ed. Fichthorn

Spouse and Children


    Margaret Hopp


30 March 1892
Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States


    Marie Kissenger Fichthorn


    Helen M Fichthorn


    Wm. Ed. Fichthorn


Parents and Siblings

    William Andrew Fichthorn


    Sarah Catharine Kissinger




    Frank Fichthorn


    Catharine Fichthorn



    Walter Penrose Fichthorn


World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 6

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.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 25

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

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Sources (3)

  • John K Fichthorn in household of Charles E Mach, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John Fichthorn, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John Fichthorn in household of William A Fichthorn, "United States Census, 1880"

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