William K. Kimball

13 January 1863–17 June 1953 (Age 90)
Rochester, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of William K.

When William K. Kimball was born on 13 January 1863, in Rochester, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States, his father, William Knight Kimball, was 52 and his mother, Sarah Jane Twombley, was 35. He married Anna H Jones on 13 January 1885, in Rochester, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States. He lived in New Hampshire, United States in 1870. He died on 17 June 1953, at the age of 90, and was buried in Rochester, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

William K. Kimball
1863–1953
Anna H Jones
1863–1948
Marriage: 13 January 1885

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 January 1885
Rochester, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States

Parents and Siblings

    William Knight Kimball

    Male1810–1884Male

    Sarah Jane Twombley

    Female1827–1910Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1865

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 2

While attending the play "Our American Cousin" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 27

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Middle English personal name Kimbel, Old English Cynebeal(d), composed of the elements cyne- ‘royal’ + beald ‘bold’, ‘brave’.2 English: variant spelling of Kimble .

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

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Sources (3)

  • William Kimball, "United States Census, 1900"
  • William K Jr Kimball in household of William K Kimball, "United States Census, 1870"
  • William K Kimball in household of William K Kimball, "United States Census, 1880"

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