Cecil Van Nostrand

17 October 1882–31 July 1949 (Age 66)
Mayfield, Mayfield, Fulton, New York, United States

The Life of Cecil

When Cecil Van Nostrand was born on 17 October 1882, in Mayfield, Mayfield, Fulton, New York, United States, his father, William Henry Van Nostrand, was 25 and his mother, Frances May Canfield, was 24. He died on 31 July 1949, at the age of 66.

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Cecil Van Nostrand
Nellie Steward

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World Events (8)


Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 4

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 18

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Dutch (De Van): metonymic occupational name for a winnower or a maker of winnowing fans, from Middle Dutch van(ne) ‘fan’.3 English: Western English variant of Fann .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Cecil Van Nostrond, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • Cecil Van Nostrand, "Find A Grave Index"

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