Edward Fincher

28 September 1878–8 August 1953 (Age 74)
Lancaster, Schuyler, Missouri, United States

The Life of Edward

When Edward Fincher was born on 28 September 1878, in Lancaster, Schuyler, Missouri, United States, his father, Richard Fincher, was 31 and his mother, Emily Jane LeGrand, was 35. He married Millie from January 1900 to December 1900, in Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Freedom Township, Wood, Ohio, United States in 1920 and Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, United States for about 10 years. He died on 8 August 1953, at the age of 74.

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Edward Fincher
Mary Isabell Depew
Marriage: 26 December 1911
Robert Lee Fincher
Abraham Fincher
Anita Elnora Fincher
Roy E. Fincher
Raymond Lee Fincher
Earl H. Fincher

Spouse and Children


    Mary Isabell Depew


26 December 1911
Sturgis, St. Joseph, Michigan, United States


    Robert Lee Fincher


    Abraham Fincher


    Anita Elnora Fincher


    Roy E. Fincher


    Raymond Lee Fincher


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World Events (8)

1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 1

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.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

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.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 20

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

English: unexplained.

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

Sources (3)

  • Edward Fincher in household of Roy E Deering, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edward Fincher in household of Mary Edwards, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edward Fincher, "United States Census, 1920"

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