Warren Decker

1864–Male
New York, United States

The Life of Warren

Warren Decker was born in May 1864, in New York, United States as the son of Warner Decker and Clorinda. He married Hattie J Spencer in 1890, in Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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Warren Decker
1864–
Hattie J Spencer
1866–1900
Marriage: 1890
Harry Warren Decker
1892–1964

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1890
Pennsylvania, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Warner Decker

    MaleMale

    Clorinda

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1865

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 1

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 32

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

1 German: occupational name for a roofer (thatcher, tiler, slater, or shingler) or a carpenter or builder, from an agent derivative of Middle High German decke ‘covering’, a word which was normally used to refer to roofs, but sometimes also to other sorts of covering; modern German Decke still has the twin senses ‘ceiling’ and ‘blanket’.2 Dutch: variant of Dekker , cognate with 1.3 English: variant of Dicker .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Warren Decker, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Warner Decker, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"
  • Warren Decker in entry for Harry W. Decker and Gertrude D. Moore, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

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