William Hearn Snipes

1887–1945 (Age 58)
Anderson, South Carolina, United States

The Life of William Hearn

When William Hearn Snipes was born on 10 July 1887, in Anderson, South Carolina, United States, his father, Mathew A Snipes, was 50 and his mother, Mary C. Glenn, was 45. He lived in Anderson Township, Anderson, South Carolina, United States in 1900. He died on 29 October 1945, in Georgia, United States, at the age of 58.

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Mathew A Snipes
Mary C. Glenn
James T. Snipes
Infant Snipes
Infant snipes
Clarence Franklin Snipes
Florence A Snipes
Walter Lee " Bob" Snipes
Matthew Harry Snipes
C. Ross Snipes
L. Nora Snipes
Cora Snipes
Dora S. Snipes
Claudia Snipes
Birdies Snipes
William Hearn Snipes

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1893 · The Last Public Hanging in Georgia

Age 6

The last public hanging in Georgia was on September 28, 1893. The General Assembly prohibited public executions in December 1893. Prior to this law, Georgians commonly traveled to witness scheduled public executions.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 16

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

English: variant of or patronymic from Snipe .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • William H Snipes in household of Mathew Snipes, "United States Census, 1900"

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