John Jacob Williard

24 January 1867–1929 (Age 61)
Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of John Jacob

When John Jacob Williard was born on 24 January 1867, in Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, George D. Williard, was 22 and his mother, Amanda Barbara Miller, was 16. He married Catharina May Klinger about 1884, in Dauphin, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Lykens, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880 and Williams Township, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States for about 20 years. He died in 1929, at the age of 62, and was buried in Williamstown, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Jacob Williard
1867–1929
Catharina May Klinger
1864–1920
Marriage: about 1884
Irvin A Willard
1885–1890
Burton William Williard
1886–1944
Mabel May Williard
1888–1918
Bessie Williard
1892–
Arthur Ray Williard
1892–1897
Flossie E Williard
1894–
Maude Irene Williard
1897–1906
Hattie Jamima Williard
1899–1982
John J Williard
1901–1912
Wesley Raymond Williard
1904–1935
Lottie Viola Williard
1905–1990
Russel Williard
1911–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1884
Dauphin, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(12)

    Irvin A Willard

    Male1885–1890Male

    Male1886–1944Male

    Mabel May Williard

    Female1888–1918Female

    Bessie Williard

    Female1892–Female

    Arthur Ray Williard

    Male1892–1897Male

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    George D. Williard

    Male1844–1902Male

    Amanda Barbara Miller

    Female1850–1919Female

siblings

(18)

+13 More Children

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.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 10

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1886

Age 19

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Willard .2 German: variant of Willhardt ( see Willert ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jacob Williard, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Jacob Williard, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Jacob Williard, "United States Census, 1900"

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