William Monse Fague

1859–
Lycoming Township, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of William Monse

When William Monse Fague was born in 1859, in Lycoming Township, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Mathias Fague, was 46 and his mother, Ann Derr, was 40. He lived in Hughesville, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States for about 20 years.

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Family Time Line

Mathias Fague
1813–1872
Ann Derr
1819–1870
Sarah Jane Fague
1840–1918
George W Fague
1844–1919
Emeline Fague
1844–1923
Clara Fague
1846–1896
John Harvey Fague
1849–1914
Ella Fague
1853–
James Pearson Fague
1856–1935
William Monse Fague
1859–

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World Events (8)

1863

Age 4

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 4

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 31

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

French: from Old French dague ‘dagger’, applied as a nickname for someone who carried a dagger or possibly a metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of daggers.

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

Sources (2)

  • William M Fague, "United States Census, 1900"
  • William Fague in household of Clara Fague, "United States Census, 1880"

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