James Milton Fetherolf

27 September 1874–25 November 1951 (Age 77)
Kempton, Albany Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of James Milton

When James Milton Fetherolf was born on 27 September 1874, in Kempton, Albany Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, James K Fetheroff, was 29 and his mother, Lydia S Kistler, was 29. He married Grace Moser about 1905. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States in 1910 and Albany Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. He died on 25 November 1951, at the age of 77.

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James Milton Fetherolf
Grace Moser
Marriage: about 1905
James Moser Fetherolf
Samuel Scoville Fetherolf
Ralph M Fetherolf

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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
Age 1
In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad
Age 3
Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 22
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.

Name Meaning

Of German origin, but unexplained. Compare Fetterolf , Fetterhoff . This name is found predominantly in OH.

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

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Sources (18)

  • James Fetherolf, "United States Census, 1910"
  • James Fetherolf, "United States Census, 1940"
  • James M Fetherolf, "United States Census, 1920"

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