Ira Napoleon Neese

8 January 1868–17 August 1911 (Age 43)
Boone, Indiana, United States

The Life of Ira Napoleon

When Ira Napoleon Neese was born on 8 January 1868, in Boone, Indiana, United States, his father, David Joseph Neese, was 28 and his mother, Lucretia Hull, was 22. He married Dora L Whitlow on 8 April 1888, in Boone, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Jackson Township, Andrew, Missouri, United States in 1870 and Worth Township, Boone, Indiana, United States for about 30 years. He died on 17 August 1911, in Whitestown, Worth Township, Boone, Indiana, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Center Cemetery, Lebanon, Center Township, Boone, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ira Napoleon Neese
1868–1911
Myrtle Stultz
1873–1916
Marriage: 14 August 1895
Audrey Arline Neese
1896–1992
Arsie Napoleon Neese
1900–1968
Neese
1903–1903
Violet Neese
1905–1911
David Joseph Neese
1907–1991

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 August 1895
Hamilton, Indiana, United States
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    David Joseph Neese

    Male1839–1910Male

    Lucretia Hull

    Female1845–1924Female

siblings

(6)

    Sarah Ann Neese

    Female1863–1933Female

    Phylo G Neese

    Male1866–1932Male

    Male1868–1911Male

    Male1870–1943Male

    John W Nease

    Male1873–1886Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 2

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 13

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Naois ( see McNeese ).2 North German and Dutch: from a short form of the female personal name Agnes ( see Annis ).3 Americanized form of German Nies or possibly Kniess ( see Knez ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • 1900 - Ira Napoleon Neese, age 32, listed as Head of Household, "United States Census, 1900"
  • 1870 - Ira Neese, age 2, listed as Grandson in the household of Samuel Neese, age 66, "United States Census, 1870"
  • 1880, Ira Nease, age 12, listed as Son in the household of David Nease, "United States Census, 1880"

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