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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Family Time Line

Edward Fincher
1878–1953
Mary Isabell Depew
1895–
Marriage: 26 December 1911
Robert Lee Fincher
1911–1997
Abraham Fincher
1912–
Anita Elnora Fincher
1912–1996
Roy E. Fincher
1916–1964
Raymond Lee Fincher
1918–1981
Earl H. Fincher
1921–2004

Spouse and Children

    Male1878–1953Male

    Mary Isabell Depew

    Female1895–Female

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

(6)

    Robert Lee Fincher

    Male1911–1997Male

    Abraham Fincher

    Male1912–Male

    Anita Elnora Fincher

    Female1912–1996Female

    Roy E. Fincher

    Male1916–1964Male

    Raymond Lee Fincher

    Male1918–1981Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

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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