John Minnie "J.M." Snyder

Brief Life History of John Minnie "J.M."

When John Minnie "J.M." Snyder was born on 11 April 1913, in Piedmont, Jefferson, Tennessee, United States, his father, John A Snyder, was 42 and his mother, Minnie J Newman, was 34. He married Johnie Salee Randles on 3 April 1935, in Sevier, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Civil District 2, Jefferson, Tennessee, United States in 1920 and Sevier, Tennessee, United States in 1930. He died on 12 May 1988, in Knoxville, Knox, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Highland Park, Knox, Tennessee, United States.

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John Minnie "J.M." Snyder
1913–1988
Johnie Salee Randles
1916–2003
Marriage: 3 April 1935
Kenneth Ralph Snyder
1938–1992

Sources (7)

  • J M Snyder in household of William Baily, "United States Census, 1930"
  • J M Snyder, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • John M Snyder, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

1931 · The Parthenon is Built

In 1931, a full scale replica of the Parthenon in Greece was erected in Nashville, Tennessee. The Parthenon was meant to be temporary, but became a permanent part of Tennessee culture. It also has a replica of the statue of Athena the Goddess of War.At the same time a city over Memphis built  giant pyramid replica to remind everyone what the city was named for. 

1935 · The FBI is Established

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Schneider ‘tailor’ and of its Slavic(ized) variants, such as Slovak, Slovenian, and Croatian Šnajder, Czech Šnajdr (see also Snider 1).

Dutch: variant, archaic or Americanized, of Snijder, an occupational name for a tailor, from an agent derivative of Middle Dutch sniden ‘to cut’.

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

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