John Daniels

28 August 1857–21 May 1937 (Age 79)
Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Daniels was born on 28 August 1857, in Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, his father, John Daniels, was 24 and his mother, Mary Thomas, was 13. He lived in Saint Johns, Oneida, Idaho, United States in 1900 and Samaria, Oneida, Idaho, United States for about 20 years. He died on 21 May 1937, at the age of 79, and was buried in Samaria, Oneida, Idaho, United States.

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John Daniels
Mary Thomas
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Mary Ann Daniels

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World Events (8)


Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · Great Reform Act of 1867

Age 10

The Great Reform Act of 1867 gave males the right to vote. This also helped to form the Welsh Liberal Party. It was the second of three reforms that would take place.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 24

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

English, North German, Dutch, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Daniel .

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Daniels, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John Daniel in household of Hannah Griffiths, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John Daniels in household of Hannah Griffiths, "United States Census, 1910"

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