James Henry Sydenstricker

26 September 1875–13 December 1951 (Age 76)
West Virginia, United States

The Life of James Henry

When James Henry Sydenstricker was born on 26 September 1875, in West Virginia, United States, his father, Charles Lewis Sydenstricker, was 37 and his mother, Elizabeth R. Beamer, was 37. He lived in Riverside, Riverside, California, United States for about 5 years and Riverside Judicial Township, Riverside, California, United States in 1940. He died on 13 December 1951, in Riverside, California, United States, at the age of 76.

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James Henry Sydenstricker
Charlotte Heacox

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    Charles Lewis Sydenstricker


    Elizabeth R. Beamer




World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 16

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 21

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

Americanized spelling of Seidenstricker ( see Seidensticker ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Harry Sydenstricker, "United States Census, 1900"
  • James H Sydenstricker, "United States Census, 1930"
  • James H Sydenstricker, "United States Census, 1940"

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