Jesse Bengeman McCarthy

2 August 1890–14 July 1913 (Age 22)
Rexburg, Madison, Idaho, United States

The Life of Jesse Bengeman

When Jesse Bengeman McCarthy was born on 2 August 1890, in Rexburg, Madison, Idaho, United States, his father, Avangelo Ione Victor McCarthy, was 32 and his mother, Johanna Catherina Erickson, was 34. He lived in Rexburg, Fremont, Idaho, United States in 1900 and Gridley, Butte, California, United States in 1910. He died on 14 July 1913, at the age of 22.

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Avangelo Ione Victor McCarthy
Johanna Catherina Erickson
Sarah Loretta McCarthy
Joanna Florence McCarthy
Victoria Rebecca McCarthy
Ruth Amanda McCarthy
John Avangelo McCarthy
Arthur Daniel McCarthy
Victor Leroy McCarthy
Jesse Bengeman McCarthy
Myrtle Eveleo McCarthy
Chester Telford McCarthy
George Washington McCarthy

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World Events (8)

1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 1

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 8

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cárthaigh ‘son of Cárthach’, a personal name meaning ‘loving’. This is the name of an important Munster family.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jessie B Mccarthy in household of ? V E Mccarthy, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Jesse Mccarthy in household of Avangelo Mccarthy, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Jesse B McCarthy, "California Death Index, 1905-1939"

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