Kenneth J Mc Tavish

Male1 April 1913–11 November 1933

Brief Life History of Kenneth J

When Kenneth J Mc Tavish was born on 1 April 1913, in Inwood, Lambton, Ontario, Canada, his father, John McTavish, was 26 and his mother, Anna Della Lehrbass, was 23. He lived in Detroit Ward 6, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1920. He died on 11 November 1933, in Westbank, Central Okanagan, British Columbia, Canada, at the age of 20, and was buried in Westbank Cemetery, Westbank, Central Okanagan, British Columbia, Canada.

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Family Time Line

John McTavish
1886–1926
Anna Della Lehrbass
1889–1976
Kenneth J Mc Tavish
1913–1933
David Franz Mc Tavish
1916–1963
James Donald McTavish
1919–1998
Janet Margaret McTavish
1920–
Raymond Eugene Mc Tavish
1922–2006
Ruth McTavish
1926–2010

Sources (5)

  • Kenneth J Mc Tavish in household of John Mc Tavish, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Kenneth Mctavish, "British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993"
  • Kenneth J Mctavish, "Michigan, Detroit Manifests of Arrivals at the Port of Detroit, 1906-1954"

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World Events (8)

1914 · Britain Enters the Great War

Age 1

After Germany declared war Russia, Britain entered The Great War and declared war on Germany on August 4, 1914. The war ended on November 11, 1918, as Germany signed an armistice that brought fighting to a halt.

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

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.

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 6

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Vietnamese Cuong, Minh, Lien, Muoi, Thanh, Tho, Tieu, Vinh, Anh, Beo, Binh, Chau.

Chinese: variant Romanization of the surnames 麥 (see Mai 2) and 莫 (see Mo 1).

Vietnamese (Mạc): from Chinese 莫 ‘nothing; nonexistent’; see Mo 1.

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

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