James Ernest Fogo

Male1 December 1928–2 August 1990

Brief Life History of James Ernest

When James Ernest Fogo was born on 1 December 1928, in Burr Oak, Jewell, Kansas, United States, his father, Charles Ernest Fogo, was 48 and his mother, Helen Estella Sink, was 37. He married Betty Joyce Beam in 1949, in Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 2 August 1990, in Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Burr Oak Cemetery, Burr Oak, Jewell, Kansas, United States.

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James Ernest Fogo
Betty Joyce Beam
Marriage: 1949
Kenneth Wade Fogo

Sources (2)

  • James Ernest Fogo, "Kansas, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"
  • James Ernest Fogo, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1949Kansas, United States
  • Children (1)

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    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.


    Age 1

    Kansas was part of the Dust Bowl during the great depression of the 1930's.

    1945 · Peace in a Post War World

    Age 17

    The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

    Name Meaning

    Italian (Veneto): nickname from Venetian fogo ‘fire’.

    Scottish: habitational name from Fogo in Berwickshire.

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

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