Robert Henry Furnish

Male21 August 1883–27 January 1933

Brief Life History of Robert Henry

When Robert Henry Furnish was born on 21 August 1883, in Kentucky, United States, his father, James Wilson Furnish, was 34 and his mother, Harriet Rivers Hooser, was 31. He lived in Magisterial District 2 Uniontown, Union, Kentucky, United States in 1900 and Union, Kentucky, United States in 1910. He died on 27 January 1933, in Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in Old Mission Mausoleum, Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Wilson Furnish
1848–1943
Harriet Rivers Hooser
1851–1916
Lenora Furnish
1872–
unknown child Furnish
M. E. Furnish
1874–
Sigourney Louise Furnish
1875–1959
Gladys Furnish
1880–
Robert Henry Furnish
1883–1933
Oliver Henry Furnish
1885–1938
Lucille Furnish
1887–1964
Irene Furnish
1890–1951
Marvin Allen Furnish
1892–1936

Sources (5)

  • Robert H Furnish in household of James W Furniish, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Robt or Robert Henry Furnish, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • Robert H Furnish, "Find A Grave Index"

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World Events (8)

1886

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 9

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 15

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: variant of Furness . Alternatively, a variant of Furneaux (see Furnace 2).

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

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