Asa Kingsbury

Male11 March 1867–21 September 1920

Brief Life History of Asa

When Asa Kingsbury was born on 11 March 1867, in Illinois, United States, his father, Asa Kingsbury IV, was 32 and his mother, Margaret P. Thallhimer, was 30. He had at least 5 sons and 2 daughters with Sarah Ann Collins. He lived in Sterling, Whiteside, Illinois, United States in 1880 and Red Lake Falls, Red Lake, Minnesota, United States in 1900. He died on 21 September 1920, in Minnesota, United States, at the age of 53.

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Asa Kingsbury
Sarah Ann Collins
James Herbert Kingsbury
Helen Evangeline Kingsbury
Asa John Kingsbury
William Franklin Kingsbury
Eva Kingsbury
Cecil Richard Kingsbury
Albert Roy Kingsbury

Sources (17)

  • Asa Kingsbury in household of Asa Kingsbury, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Asa Kingsbury, "Minnesota, County Marriages, 1860-1949"
  • Asa Kingsbury, "Find A Grave Index"

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Children (7)

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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.


Age 4

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.

1884 · Iron Mining starts in Minnesota

Age 17

After discovering iron ore in the Vermilion Range in North-East of Minnesota, iron mining companies began to come to the area and caused an economic boom to the area of Duluth and to the state as a whole.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of several places, for example in northwest London (formerly Middlesex), Somerset, Hertfordshire and Warwickshire. These are mostly named in Old English from Old English cing ‘king’ (genitive cinges) + burg ‘fortress’. The Warwicks placename derives from the Old English personal name Cyne (genitive Cynes) + Old English burg.

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

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