Joseph A Nightingale

15 January 1900–10 February 1982 (Age 82)
Lone Tree Township, McPherson, Kansas, United States

The Life of Joseph A

When Joseph A Nightingale was born on 15 January 1900, in Lone Tree Township, McPherson, Kansas, United States, his father, Andreas T. Nachtigal, was 26 and his mother, Susanna Koehn, was 27. He married Sarah Schmidt on 15 March 1922, in Chickasha, Grady, Oklahoma, United States. He lived in Major, Oklahoma, United States in 1910. He died on 10 February 1982, in Fairview, Major, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Fairview, Major, Oklahoma, United States.

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Joseph A Nightingale
Sarah Schmidt
Marriage: 15 March 1922

Spouse and Children

15 March 1922
Chickasha, Grady, Oklahoma, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Andreas T. Nachtigal


    Susanna Koehn




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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.

Age 7

Oklahoma is the 46th state.
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

1 English: nickname for someone with a good voice, from Middle English nighti(n)gale (Old English nihtegal, from niht ‘night’ + galan ‘sing’).2 Probably a translation of German and Jewish Nachtigall , or cognates in other languages.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Joseph Nightengale in household of Andrew T Nightengale, "United States Census, 1910"

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