John H St John

February 1854–
New York, United States

The Life of John H

When John H St John was born in February 1854, in New York, United States, his father, James Henry St. John, was 39 and his mother, Sarah Elizabeth Smith, was 27. He married Anna Hessler on 24 December 1874, in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States in 1870 and Drammen, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States in 1880.

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John H St John
Anna Hessler
Marriage: 24 December 1874
Samuel Daniel St John
Frank Lester St John

Spouse and Children


    Anna Hessler


24 December 1874
Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States


Parents and Siblings

    James Henry St. John


    Sarah Elizabeth Smith




    Mary Annette St. John



    James Harvey St John


    Susie St John


World Events (8)


Age 9

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · The First Successful Typewriter is Invented

Age 13

A patent was filed on October 11, 1867, on a new direct action typewriter. The patent was filed by Christopher Latham Sholes, Carlos Glidden, and Samuel Soule who had invented the prototype in Milwaukee.

Age 32

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 English (of Norman origin): habitational name from any of the numerous places in France so called from the dedication of their churches to St. Jean ( see John ).2 Americanized form of French St . Jean .

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

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Sources (3)

  • John St John in household of I H St John, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John Henry St John in household of Harvey St John, "New York State Census, 1855"
  • John H St John in household of Harry St John, "United States Census, 1860"

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