Minnie Demmons

27 January 1872–2 April 1934 (Age 62)
Michigan, United States

The Life of Minnie

Minnie Demmons was born on 27 January 1872, in Michigan, United States as the daughter of Frank Demmons and Catherine Kilpatrick. She lived in Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States in 1930. She died on 2 April 1934, in Wyandotte, Wayne, Michigan, United States, at the age of 62.

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Family Time Line

Byron W. Eastman
Minnie Demmons

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Frank Demmons


    Catherine Kilpatrick




World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 3

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.
1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 7

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 18

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

Variant of English or Scottish Demmon .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Minnie F Eastman in household of Byron Eastman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Minnie Eastman, "Michigan Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995"

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