Herbert Nelson Kaufman

3 June 1874–15 August 1971 (Age 97)
Daviess, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Herbert Nelson

When Herbert Nelson Kaufman was born on 3 June 1874, in Daviess, Missouri, United States, his father, Jacob Kaufman, was 26 and his mother, Elizabeth Webert, was 24. He married Minnie Elizabeth Taylor on 20 February 1901, in Daviess, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Liberty Township, Daviess, Missouri, United States in 1880 and Jefferson Township, Daviess, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. He died on 15 August 1971, in Gallatin, Daviess, Missouri, United States, at the age of 97, and was buried in Winston, Daviess, Missouri, United States.

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Herbert Nelson Kaufman
Minnie Elizabeth Taylor
Marriage: 20 February 1901
Goldie May Kaufman
Harry N. Kaufman
Edna Catherine Kaufman
Mabel E Kaufman

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  • Marriage
    20 February 1901Daviess, Missouri, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 1
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
    1875 · A New Civil Rights Act
    Age 1
    During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
    1900 · Gold for Cash!
    Age 26
    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Jewish Hyman, Meyer, Chaim, Emanuel, Moshe, Eytan, Herschel, Zvi, Ari, Aron.Americanized form of German Kaufmann , and a variant of the same Jewish surname.Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the personal name Kaufman meaning ‘merchant’. Compare Koyfman 2.

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

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    Sources (5)

    • Herbert N Kaufman, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Mr H N Kaufman in entry for Raymond L Wolf, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
    • Herbert Kaufman, "United States Census, 1910"

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