Joseph Jack Ament

1895–1950 (Age 55)
Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States

The Life of Joseph Jack

Joseph Jack Ament was born about 1895. He had at least 1 son and 3 daughters with Ann Sellinger. He died about 1950, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States, at the age of 55.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Jack Ament
1895–1950
Ann Sellinger
1890–
Otilia Ament
1921–1995
Ann Therese Ament
1922–2008
Joseph Jack Ament Jr
1922–1983
Clara Ament
1932–2007

Spouse & Children

children

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

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.
1897 · Beginnings of Kmart

Age 2

Detroit was the home of the second dime and nickel stores that S. S. Kresge owned. After two years with John McCrory, his partner, he traded his share in the Memphis store, plus $3,000, for full ownership of the Detroit store and formed the Kresge & Wilson Company with his brother-in-law, Charles J. Wilson. In 1962, the S. S. Kresge Company would rebrand and change their name to Kmart.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 15

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

1 English: from an Old French personal name Amand, Amant (from Latin Amandus meaning ‘loveable’).2 German: variant spelling of Amend .

Possible Related Names

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Joseph Jack Ament - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Joseph Jack Ament

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