Henry Aiken

1902–1968 (Age 65)
Dacusville, Pickens, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Henry

When Henry Aiken was born on 22 November 1902, in Dacusville, Pickens, South Carolina, United States, his father, Jasper Julius Aiken, was 40 and his mother, Lucinda Zilpha Ann Crain, was 42. He married Edith Elvira Snipes on 14 June 1921. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Greenville Township, Greenville, South Carolina, United States in 1940. He died on 29 January 1968, in Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 65.

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Family Time Line

Henry Aiken
Edith Elvira Snipes
Marriage: 14 June 1921
Charles Larry Aiken

Spouse & Children

14 June 1921
Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina


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World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1916 · Anthony Crawford Lynched

Age 14

South Carolina native, father to 13 children, and a local farmer, Anthony Crawford, is lynched on October 21, 1916, in Abbeyville, South Carolina. The lynching is followed after Crawford has an arguement with a white storekeeper.

Age 18

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

Variant, associated chiefly with northern Ireland, of the Scottish surname Aitken .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Henry Aiken in household of Jasper J Aiken, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Henry M Aiken in household of Jasper J Aiken, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Henry Aiken, "United States Census, 1930"

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