John Martin Icenhour

2 February 1861–1 November 1916 (Age 55)
Caldwell, North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of John Martin

When John Martin Icenhour was born on 2 February 1861, in Caldwell, North Carolina, United States, his father, David Icenhour, was 29 and his mother, Mary Ann McAlpine, was 23. He married Julia Morrow on 15 February 1883. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Wittenberg Township, Alexander, North Carolina, United States in 1900 and Kings Creek, Caldwell, North Carolina, United States in 1910. He died on 1 November 1916, in Lenoir, Caldwell, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Kings Creek, Caldwell, North Carolina, United States.

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John Martin Icenhour
Sophia Sylvania Maltba
Marriage: 14 August 1889
Ira Lee Maltba
Julia Etta Icenhour
Cordia Mae Icenhour
John Gwyn Icenhour
William Edward Icenhour
Eva Ethel Icenhour

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  • Marriage
    14 August 1889Caldwell, North Carolina, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1862 · Battle of Roanoke Island
    Age 1
    On February 7, 1862, General Burnside's expedition started with the Battle of Roanoke Island. The battle was mostly fought by the Union and Confederate Navy's. This was a Union victory.
    Age 2
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.
    Age 15
    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Eisenhauer .

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

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    Sources (41)

    • John M Icenhour in household of Polly A Icenhour, "United States Census, 1900"
    • John Isenhower, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
    • John Isenhour in entry for Sophia Isenhour, "North Carolina Deaths, 1906-1930"

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