James F. McWilliams

8 July 1867–28 May 1945 (Age 77)
York, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of James F.

When James F. McWilliams was born on 8 July 1867, in York, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, James McWilliams, was 47 and his mother, Henrietta Kramer, was 40. He married Bertha May Diehl on 16 August 1891, in Dallastown, York, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Shrewsbury Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900 and Shrewsbury, York, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910. He died on 28 May 1945, in York, York, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 77.

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James F. McWilliams
Bertha May Diehl
Marriage: 16 August 1891
Navin D McWilliams Sr.
Mary Etta McWilliams

Spouse and Children

16 August 1891
Dallastown, York, Pennsylvania, United States


Parents and Siblings

    James McWilliams


    Henrietta Kramer




    Cyrus McWilliams



    John McWilliams


    Hiram McWilliams


    Martin VanBuren McWilliams


+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 10

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.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 23

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Uilleim, a patronymic from a Gaelicized form of William , with the redundant addition of English patronymic -s. In many cases it represents a partial Gaelicization of Welsh Williams .

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

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Sources (3)

  • James F Mcwilliams, "United States Census, 1910"
  • James F Mcwilliams, "United States Census, 1900"
  • James Mc Wittam in household of Harriett Mc Wittam, "United States Census, 1880"

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