Oliver Jackson Forehand

11 October 1889–21 May 1954 (Age 64)
Chowan, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Oliver Jackson

When Oliver Jackson Forehand was born on 11 October 1889, in Chowan, North Carolina, United States, his father, William T Forehand, was 26 and his mother, Mary Susan Hollowell, was 24. He had at least 4 sons and 1 daughter with Mary Elnore Parker. He lived in Township 1, Chowan, North Carolina, United States for about 40 years. He died on 21 May 1954, in Edenton, Chowan, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Edenton, Chowan, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Oliver Jackson Forehand
Mary Elnore Parker
Mable Katherine Forehand
Curtis Oliver Forehand
William Forehand
Eric Forehand
Sanford Augustus Forehand

Spouse and Children



Parents and Siblings

    William T Forehand


    Mary Susan Hollowell




World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

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.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 8

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 18

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of French Canadian Forand .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Oliver J Forehand, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Oliver J Forehand, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Oliver J Forehand in household of Wiliam Forehand, "United States Census, 1900"

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