John Israel Alyea

1879–1973 (Age 93)
Barnard, Lincoln, Kansas, United States

The Life of John Israel

When John Israel Alyea was born on 17 May 1879, in Barnard, Lincoln, Kansas, United States, his father, John William Alyea, was 38 and his mother, Mary Brees, was 31. He married Myrtle Underwood on 11 December 1901, in Oklahoma, United States. He lived in Valley Township, Linn, Kansas, United States in 1880 and Columbia Township, Kingfisher, Oklahoma, United States in 1920. He died on 15 April 1973, in Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Maple Grove Cemetery, Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States.

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John Israel Alyea
Myrtle Underwood
Marriage: 11 December 1901

Spouse & Children

  • Male1879–1973Male

  • Myrtle Underwood


11 December 1901
Oklahoma, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • John William Alyea


  • Mary Brees




  • Charles M. Alyea


  • Rosa B Alyea


  • Jennie Abigail Alyea


  • Francis Lewis Alyea


  • Male1879–1973Male

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.
1881 · Kansas Prohibits Alcoholic Beverages

Age 2

Kansas became the first state to adopt a constitutional amendment which prohibited all alcoholic beverages on February 19, 1881.

Age 25

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of a French Canadian name, probably Allier (of Germanic origin, from adalhari ‘noble army’) or Elier, Hélier, variants of Hilaire ( see Hillary ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • John Alyea in household of John W Alyea, "United States Census, 1880"
  • John Isril Alyea, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • John I Alyea, "Kansas County Marriages, 1855-1911"

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