James Howard Pease

Male8 May 1866–27 March 1947

Brief Life History of James Howard

When James Howard Pease was born on 8 May 1866, in Worthington, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States, his father, James G. Birney Pease, was 26 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Cole, was 20. He married Millura W. Damon on 22 June 1893, in Williamsburg, Williamsburg, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States for about 40 years and United States in 1947. He died on 27 March 1947, in Williamsburg, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Williamsburg, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States.

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James Howard Pease
Millura W. Damon
Marriage: 22 June 1893
William Arthur Pease
James Howard Pease
Clara Eliza Pease
Wallace Abner Pease

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  • James H Pease, "United States Census, 1920"
  • James H. Pease, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • James H. Pease, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"

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  • Marriage
    22 June 1893Williamsburg, Williamsburg, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States
  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (8)

    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

    Age 1

    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

    1868 · Impeach the President!

    Age 2

    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.

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 24

    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.

    Name Meaning

    English: from Middle English pese, pise (Old English peose, pise) ‘pea’. The word was commonly used to denote something small or of little worth, as in the phrase not worth a pese. It may have been used to nickname someone who habitually used the term or who was thought to merit it. It might alternatively have been a name for a pea-seller. Compare Bean .

    Americanized form of French Pié (see Pie ), with the addition of excrescent -s, a common feature of Americanized surnames.

    History: Robert and John Pease came from Great Baddow, Essex, England, to Salem, MA, in 1634. In 1644 Robert died, leaving a son (also called Robert) who was apprenticed as a weaver in Salem. By 1646 John Pease was living on Martha's Vineyard.

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

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