Ulysses Grant Kinney

9 January 1864–March 1947 (Age 83)
Belmont, Ohio, United States

The Life of Ulysses Grant

When Ulysses Grant Kinney was born on 9 January 1864, in Belmont, Ohio, United States, his father, Leonard Kinney, was 26 and his mother, Alzira Frost, was 26. He lived in Richland Township, Guthrie, Iowa, United States for about 30 years and Penn Township, Guthrie, Iowa, United States in 1940. He died in March 1947, in Guthrie, Iowa, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Richland Memorial Cemetery, Richland Township, Guthrie, Iowa, United States.

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Leonard Kinney
Alzira Frost
Jane Kinney
Jenkins Wright Kinney
Ammon Kinney
Ulysses Grant Kinney
Juretta Kinney
Josiah Goff Kinney

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World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1867 · The Burtis Opera House

Age 3

The Burtis Opera House opened in Davenport and could easily hold an audience of 1,600. It was a widely used facility and Mark Twain filled the house when he spoke on tour in 1869. It was also used to house Susan B. Anthony when she lectured on the woman's right to vote. The Quad City Symphony Orchestra played its first concert as the new Tri-City Symphony in the Opera House. An arsonist set fire to the building on the evening of April 26, 1921, and the building was severely destroyed. The building was rebuilt but was no longer used as an opera house.

Age 22

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

Scottish: reduced form of McKinney .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Grant V Kinney in household of Lalzira Kinney, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ulysses G Kinney in household of Leonard Kinney, "Iowa State Census, 1895"
  • Ulysses G Kinney, "United States Census, 1940"

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