Edwin Adams Jameson

May 1867–6 November 1915 (Age 48)
Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Edwin Adams

When Edwin Adams Jameson was born in May 1867, in Wisconsin, United States, his father, Stephen Scott Jameson, was 49 and his mother, Sarah Adams Nichols, was 36. He married Bena Sampson in 1897, in Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in St. Lawrence, Waupaca, Wisconsin, United States in 1880 and Evanston, Cook, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. He died on 6 November 1915, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 48, and was buried in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States.

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Edwin Adams Jameson
Bena Sampson
Marriage: 1897
Helen Marguerite Jameson
Edward Carl Jameson

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Illinois, United States


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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1870 · P.T. Barnum's Circus Established in Wisconsin

Age 3

P.T. Barnum's Grand Traveling Museum, Menagerie, Caravan & Hippodrome was established in Delavan, Wisconsin in 1870.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 14

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.

Name Meaning

Scottish, northern English, and northern Irish: patronymic from James .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edwin A Jameson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edwin A Jameson in household of Daniel Neal, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Edwin A Jameson, "United States Census, 1900"

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