Harry Baldwin Kinnear

1879–1962 (Age 82)
Darbyville, Pickaway, Ohio, United States

The Life of Harry Baldwin

When Harry Baldwin Kinnear was born on 16 November 1879, in Darbyville, Pickaway, Ohio, United States, his father, Nelson Franklin Kinnear, was 36 and his mother, Theodocia Mable Carpenter, was 27. He married Grace Margaret Watson on 5 August 1915, in Wheeling, Ohio, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He died on 25 June 1962, in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Pleasant Township, Madison, Ohio, United States.

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Harry Baldwin Kinnear
Grace Margaret Watson
Marriage: 5 August 1915
Robert Baldwin Kinnear
Howard Nelson Kinnear

Spouse & Children

5 August 1915
Wheeling, Ohio, West Virginia, United States


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 3

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 22

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.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Kinneir in Fife, first recorded at the beginning of the 13th century as Kyner, apparently from Gaelic ceann ‘head(land)’ + iar ‘west’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Harry B Kinnear, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Harry B Kinnear in entry for Robert Baldwin Kinnear and Juanita Irene Hope, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Harry Baldwin Kinnear, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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