Arnold William McCracken

7 May 1900–September 1986 (Age 86)
Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Arnold William

When Arnold William McCracken was born on 7 May 1900, in Wisconsin, United States, his father, Isaac Franklin McCracken, was 29 and his mother, Viola Emma Downing, was 26. He had at least 1 daughter with Frieda Edna Baughman. He lived in Vernon, Wisconsin, United States in 1935 and Big Bend, Rusk, Wisconsin, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1919. He died in September 1986, in Sumner, Pierce, Washington, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Wilkeson, Pierce, Washington, United States.

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Arnold William McCracken
Frieda Edna Baughman
Jeannine McCracken

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    Jeannine McCracken


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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.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 7

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish and Scottish (Galloway): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Reachtain, Ulster variant of Mac Neachtain ( see McNaughton ), with the replacement of n by r in the cluster cn that is characteristic of Ulster Irish.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Arnold Mc Cracken, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Arnold Mccracken in household of I F Mccracken, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Arnold Mccracken in household of Isaac Mccracken, "Wisconsin State Census, 1905"

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