Wyatt Dayton Hankins

25 December 1894–12 July 1921 (Age 26)
Blockton, Taylor, Iowa, United States

The Life of Wyatt Dayton

When Wyatt Dayton Hankins was born on 25 December 1894, in Blockton, Taylor, Iowa, United States, his father, Aden Thomas Hankins, was 35 and his mother, Elizabeth May Nichols, was 33. He lived in Liberty Township, Ringgold, Iowa, United States in 1910 and Sand Creek Township, Union, Iowa, United States in 1920. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 12 July 1921, in Oakdale, Johnson, Iowa, United States, at the age of 26, and was buried in Oakland Cemetery, Jefferson Township, Ringgold, Iowa, United States.

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Aden Thomas Hankins
Elizabeth May Nichols
Myrtle Cleo Hankins
Mabel Ferne Hankins
Rebecca Blanch Hankins
Ada Belle Hankins
John Thomas Hankins
Alice Floy Hankins
Wyatt Dayton Hankins
William Fay Hankins
David Aden Hankins
Edith Lavina Hankins
Clyta Meryle Hankins
Oral Victor Hankins
Helen Opal Hankins

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

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.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 4

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 8

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Hankin .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Wyatt D Hawkins in household of Aden T Hawkins, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Wyatt Hankins in household of A T Hankins, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Wyatt D Hankins in household of Aden T Hankins, "United States Census, 1920"

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