Burrill McHenry

Male26 March 1895–6 February 1949

Brief Life History of Burrill

When Burrill McHenry was born on 26 March 1895, in Green District, Wetzel, West Virginia, United States, his father, Jacob Lee McHenry, was 32 and his mother, Sarah Ellen Rhyne, was 27. He married Lula Victoria Mason in 1915, in Marshall, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Moundsville, Marshall, West Virginia, United States in 1910 and Marshall, West Virginia, United States in 1920. He died on 6 February 1949, in Akron, Summit, Ohio, United States, at the age of 53.

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Burrill McHenry
Lula Victoria Mason
Marriage: 1915
Inez Helen Mchenry

Sources (10)

  • Burrill Mchenry, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Burrill Mchenry, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"
  • Burrill Mchenry, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

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  • Marriage
    1915Marshall, West Virginia, United States
  • Children (1)

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    Siblings (14)

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    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 1

    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.

    1898 · War with the Spanish

    Age 3

    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.

    1910 · The BSA is Made

    Age 15

    Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

    Name Meaning

    Irish (especially Ulster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Éinrí, a patronymic from a Gaelic form of the personal name Henry . Compare McKendrick .

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

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