Henry Case Aiken

1900–1951 (Age 51)
Heppner, Morrow, Oregon, United States

The Life of Henry Case

When Henry Case Aiken was born on 21 February 1900, in Heppner, Morrow, Oregon, United States, his father, George Case Aiken, was 38 and his mother, Lillie Mae Adams, was 27. He married Myrtle Mae Iler on 22 September 1918, in Morrow, Oregon, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Morrow, Oregon, United States in 1910 and North Heppner Election Precinct, Morrow, Oregon, United States in 1940. He died on 11 October 1951, in Marion, Oregon, United States, at the age of 51, and was buried in Heppner, Morrow, Oregon, United States.

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Henry Case Aiken
Myrtle Mae Iler
Marriage: 22 September 1918
Joe E. Aiken
Henry D. Aiken

Spouse & Children

22 September 1918
Morrow, Oregon, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • George Case Aiken


  • Female1873–1947Female



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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1911 · First U.S. Primary Elections Held

Age 11

The first U.S. primary elections were held in Oregon in 1911. 
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 16

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.

Name Meaning

Variant, associated chiefly with northern Ireland, of the Scottish surname Aitken .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Henry C Aiken, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Henry Aileen in household of Geo Aileen, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Henry C Aiken, "United States Census, 1920"

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