Hamilton Leary

May 1866–14 December 1947 (Age 81)
Beverly, Randolph, West Virginia, USA

The Life of Hamilton

When Hamilton Leary was born in May 1866, his father, William James Leary, was 30 and his mother, Lydia Ann Margaret Peters, was 31. He married Martha Alice Vest in 0187, in Randolph, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 14 December 1947, in Cumberland, Allegany, Maryland, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Cumberland, Allegany, Maryland, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hamilton Leary
1866–1947
Martha Alice Vest
1879–1912
Harry Leary
1897–
Charles Joseph Leary
–1967
Missouri Zura Leary
1898–1898
Joshua Leary
1901–
Catherine Leary
1904–1910
Male Leary
1911–

Spouse and Children

    Male1866–1947Male

    Martha Alice Vest

    Female1879–1912Female

children

(6)

    Harry Leary

    Male1897–Male

    Missouri Zura Leary

    Female1898–1898Female

    Joshua Leary

    Male1901–Male

    Catherine Leary

    Female1904–1910Female

    Male Leary

    Male1911–Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    William James Leary

    Male1836–1922Male

    Lydia Ann Margaret Peters

    Female1835–1913Female

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 2

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.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 24

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Americanized form of Ó Laoghaire, ‘descendant of Laoghaire’ ( see O'Leary ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • 1900 United States Federal Census
  • 1920 United States Federal Census
  • 1930 United States Federal Census

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