William D Vanmeter

Male11 September 1849–after 1920

Brief Life History of William D

When William D Vanmeter was born on 11 September 1849, in Indiana, United States, his father, Joel Van Meter, was 23 and his mother, Louisa Lambert, was 20. He married Alice J Montgomery on 28 September 1877, in Clay, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Blue Mound Township, Vernon, Missouri, United States in 1880 and Prairie Township, Franklin, Arkansas, United States in 1920. He died after 1920.

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William D Vanmeter
Alice J Montgomery
Marriage: 28 September 1877
E VanMeter

Sources (12)

  • W D Vanmeter in household of C A Vanmeter, "United States Census, 1920"
  • William D Van Meter, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • William Vanmeter in household of Joel Vanmeter, "United States Census, 1860"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 September 1877Clay, Indiana, United States
  • Children (1)

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    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (8)

    1851 · Constitution of 1851

    Age 2

    Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.


    Age 14

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1868 · Impeach the President!

    Age 19

    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.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of Dutch Van Meeteren .

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

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