Henry James Colson

8 August 1867–5 July 1924 (Age 56)
Lee, Virginia, United States

The Life of Henry James

When Henry James Colson was born on 8 August 1867, in Lee, Virginia, United States, his father, David Crockett Colson, was 31 and his mother, Malissa Thompson, was 31. He married Malissa Elizabeth Foster in Richmond, Madison, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Eden Township, Payne, Oklahoma, United States in 1910 and Casper, Natrona, Wyoming, United States in 1920. He died on 5 July 1924, in Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 56.

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Family Time Line

Henry James Colson
1867–1924
Malissa Elizabeth Foster
1880–1957
Marriage:
Mamie M Colson
1898–
Minnie Colson
1900–1988
Henry Faye Colson
1901–1962
David B Colson
1904–1969
William F Colson
1906–1982
Hazel Colson
1910–
Orville Colson
1912–2000
Roy Colson
1915–
Bernard Colson
1916–1917
Wilson Colson
1917–1918
Woodrow Colson
1917–2002
Harold Colson
1924–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
Richmond, Madison, Kentucky, United States
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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.
1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment

Age 1

As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.
1886

Age 19

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

Northern English and Scottish: patronymic from Cole 1 or 2.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Henry Colson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Henry J Colson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Benny Colson in household of David Colson, "United States Census, 1870"

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