John Dee

1858–before 1870 (Age 12)
Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of John

When John Dee was born in 1858, in Illinois, United States, his father, Jeremiah Dee Jr, was 35 and his mother, Alloueza Ross, was 26. He lived in Saint Albans Township, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1860. He died before 1870, at the age of 11.

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Family Time Line

Jeremiah Dee Jr
1823–1899
Alloueza Ross
1832–1906
Melissa Dee
1851–1908
Cynthia Ann Dee
1854–1899
William Dee
1856–1922
Jeremiah Dee
1856–
John Dee
1858–before 1870
Laura Etta Dee
1860–1942
George W Dee
1863–
Joseph E Dee
1864–before 1870
Grace Dee
1868–
Minerva Alice Dee
1869–1939
Ida May Dee
before 1870–1917
Martha Dee
1872–1952

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World Events (8)

1858 · A House Divided
Age 0
Abraham Lincoln's goal was to be different than the previous Senators of Illinois and voice his opinion in how he saw the State and the United States start to drift apart in the different ideology on what was right and what was wrong. Even though it would become an unsuccessful campaign strategy to win the senate seat, to this day it is one of the most famous speeches of US politics.
1861 · Simple life to Soldiers
Age 3
Illinois contributed 250,000 soldiers to the Union Army, ranking it fourth in terms of the total men fighting for a single state. Troops mainly fought in the Western side of the Appalachian Mountains, but a few regiments played important roles in the East side. Several thousand Illinoisians died during the war. No major battles were fought in the state, although several towns became sites for important supply depots and navy yards. Not everyone in the state supported the war and there were calls for secession in Southern Illinois several residents. However, the movement for secession soon died after the proposal was blocked.
1863
Age 5
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh du ‘dark, black’, pronounced /di:/ in south Wales, and spelled Dee in English records.Irish: shortened form of O'Day (from Ó Deaghaidh).Chinese: variant of Di .

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

Sources (2)

  • John Dee in household of Jeremiah Dee, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Legacy NFS Source: John Dee - Government record: Census record: birth-name: John Dee

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