John H McHenry

Brief Life History of John H

When John H McHenry was born on 25 February 1885, in West Virginia, United States, his father, Silas B. McHenry, was 28 and his mother, Victoria Copenhaver, was 29. He married Iva May Melvin on 23 October 1902, in Columbiana, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. He lived in Parkersburg, Wood, West Virginia, United States in 1950. He died in 1965, at the age of 80.

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John H McHenry
1885–1965
Iva May Melvin
1884–
Marriage: 23 October 1902
Harold Byron McHenry
1903–1972
Donald Hoyle McHenry
1911–1985
Edson Earl McHenry
1915–1974
Robert Oris McHenry
1918–1942

Sources (14)

  • John H McHenry, "United States Census, 1950"
  • John McHenry, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
  • John Mc Henry in entry for Robert O. Mc Henry and Gwendolyn Irene Nickless, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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1886

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1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

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1906 · Saving Food Labels

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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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