Henry Snow

Male20 July 1863–20 November 1950

Brief Life History of Henry

When Henry Snow was born on 20 July 1863, in Redruth, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, his father, James Snow, was 36 and his mother, Elizabeth Jane Whitburn, was 31. He married Frances J Headford on 2 June 1896, in London, Ontario, Canada West, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in London Township, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada in 1881. His occupation is listed as owner grocery store in Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United States. He died on 20 November 1950, in Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Mountain View Cemetery, Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Snow
Frances J Headford
Marriage: 2 June 1896
James H Snow
Ernest Whipburn Snow
Lewis Edward Snow

Sources (22)

  • Henery Snow in household of James Snow, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Henry Snow, "Montana, County Births and Deaths, 1840-2004"
  • Henry Snow, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 June 1896London, Ontario, Canada West, British Colonial America
  • Children (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    Historical Boundaries 1864: Missoula, Idaho Territory, United States 1864: Deer Lodge, Idaho Territory, United States 1864: Deer Lodge, Montana Territory, United States 1881: Silver Bow, Montana Territory, United States 1889: Silver Bow, Montana, United States


    Age 2

    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.


    Age 23

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    English: nickname for someone with snow‐white hair or an exceptionally pale complexion, from Middle English snou, snow ‘snow’ (Old English snaw).

    American shortened and altered (translated into English) form of any of the Jewish artificial names composed with German Schnee, Schnei, Schneu ‘snow’ as the first element, e.g. Schneeberg .

    Americanized form of French Canadian Chenard , reflecting the characteristic Canadian and American French rounding of the -ard ending.

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

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