John Linton Secretan

28 December 1894–18 August 1983 (Age 88)
Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, United States

The Life of John Linton

When John Linton Secretan was born on 28 December 1894, in Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, United States, his father, John Peter Secretan, was 40 and his mother, Helen Young Trigger, was 34. He married Emily Bartlett on 26 August 1926, in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Kickapoo, Peoria, Illinois, United States for about 10 years and Kickapoo Township, Peoria, Illinois, United States in 1940. He died on 18 August 1983, in Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, United States.

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John Linton Secretan
Emily Bartlett
Marriage: 26 August 1926
Analyne Secretan
John Linton Jr. Secretan
Eugene Secreton
Eugene Secretan

Spouse and Children

26 August 1926
Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States


    Analyne Secretan



    Eugene Secreton


    Eugene Secretan


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

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.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 16

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 24

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

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Sources (3)

  • J L Secretan, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John L Secertan in household of John P Secertan, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John L Secretan in household of John Secretan, "United States Census, 1900"

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