John Marshall Haslam

5 May 1874–25 October 1959 (Age 85)
Ohio, United States

The Life of John Marshall

When John Marshall Haslam was born on 5 May 1874, in Ohio, United States, his father, William D Haslam, was 41 and his mother, Nancy Jane Long, was 37. He married Ella May Wahl on 3 March 1897, in Brown, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Pleasant Township, Brown, Ohio, United States in 1910 and Georgetown, Brown, Ohio, United States in 1930. He died on 25 October 1959, in Brown, Ohio, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Confidence Cemetery, Georgetown, Brown, Ohio, United States.

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John Marshall Haslam
Ella May Wahl
Marriage: 3 March 1897
Carl Haslam
William Walter Haslam

Spouse and Children

3 March 1897
Brown, Ohio, United States


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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 1

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 24

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

English (especially Lancashire): topographic name for someone who lived ‘by the hazels’, or a habitational name from Haslam in Lancashire, in both cases from Old English hæslum, dative plural of hæsel ‘hazel tree’. This surname was taken to Ireland in the 17th century.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John M Haslam, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John M Haslam, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John Haslam, "United States Census, 1930"

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