Aylmer Robert Changnon II

Brief Life History of Aylmer Robert

When Aylmer Robert Changnon II was born on 25 February 1875, in Saint Anne Township, Kankakee, Illinois, United States, his father, Andre Arthur Chagnon, was 24 and his mother, Marie Louise Eliza Pelletier, was 18. He married Ellia Velma Paquin on 2 September 1896, in Kankakee, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Saint Anne, Kankakee, Illinois, United States in 1910 and Kankakee, Kankakee, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. He died in 1952, at the age of 77, and was buried in Saint Anne, Kankakee, Illinois, United States.

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Aylmer Robert Changnon II
1875–1952
Ellia Velma Paquin
1874–1963
Marriage: 2 September 1896
Robert Donald Changnon
1899–1971
Gordon Arthur Changnon
1907–1980

Sources (9)

  • Aylmer Changnon, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Aylmer R Changnon, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
  • Aylmer Robert Changnon, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

1877 · The First Workers Strike

The country was in great economic distress in mid-1877, which caused many workers of the Railroad to come together and began the first national strike in the United States. Crowds gathered in Chicago in extreme number to be a part of the strike which was later named the Great Railroad Strike. Shortly after the strike began, the battle was fought between the authorities and many of the strikers. The conflict escalated to violence and quickly each side turned bloody.

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

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.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: French Pierre, Emile, Lucien, Andre, Dominique, Fernand, Remi, Armand, Camille, Cecile, Herve, Jacques.

French: topographic name from a diminutive of chagne ‘oak tree’, a regional variant of chêne (see Chene ), or a habitational name from (Le) Chagnon, the name of several places in various parts of France.

History: François Chagnon dit Larose from Descartes in Indre-et-Loire, France, married Catherine Charron in QC in 1679. His descendants also bear the surname Larose .

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

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