William Dean Buterbaugh

1897–1931 (Age 34)
Philadelphia, Sugar Creek Township, Hancock, Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of William Dean

When William Dean Buterbaugh was born in 1897, in Philadelphia, Sugar Creek Township, Hancock, Indiana, United States, his father, William Henry Buterbaugh, was 31 and his mother, India Mae Hankinson, was 24. He had at least 5 sons and 1 daughter with Effie E Henry. He lived in Indiana, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920 and Green Township, Indiana, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930. He registered for military service in 1919. He died in 1931, at the age of 34, and was buried in Georgeville, East Mahoning Township, Indiana, Pennsylvania, United States.

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William Dean Buterbaugh
Effie E Henry
Virginia Buterbaugh
William Murray Buterbaugh
Milford Hale Buterbaugh
Harold Dean Buterbaugh
Ernest J Buterbaugh
Henry J. Buterbaugh

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World Events (8)

1905 · The Movie Theater
Age 8
The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded
Age 9
The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
1907 · Not for profit elections
Age 10
The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of a German habitational name from an unidentified place, perhaps Budenbach near Koblenz or Boudlerbach in Luxembourg, near the German border.

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

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  • William Butterbaugh in household of William H Butterbaugh, "United States Census, 1920"
  • W Dean Buterbaugh, "United States Census, 1930"
  • William D Buterbaugh in household of William H Buterbaugh, "United States Census, 1900"

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