John B. Snyder

1856–1927 (Age 71)
Green, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of John B.

When John B. Snyder was born on 21 March 1856, in Green, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Hezekiah Snyder, was 30 and his mother, Rosina Lucy Painter, was 30. He married Millie Jane Swift on 26 March 1882, in Modena, Mercer, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Ravanna Township, Mercer, Missouri, United States in 1900 and Ravanna, Mercer, Missouri, United States in 1910. He died on 30 December 1927, in Mercer, Missouri, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Mercer, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

John B. Snyder
Millie Jane Swift
Marriage: 26 March 1882
Edward Leroy Snyder
Eva Lucille Snyder
Charles Washington Snyder
Vern Garfield Snyder
Nellie May Snyder
Cyrus Frederick Snyder
Lucy Jane Snyder

Spouse & Children

  • Male1856–1927Male

  • Millie Jane Swift


26 March 1882
Modena, Mercer, Missouri, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 4

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Age 7

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 19

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch: occupational name for a tailor, from an agent derivative of Middle Dutch sniden ‘to cut’.2 Americanized form of German Schneider .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • John Snyder, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John Snyder in household of Hezakiah Snyder, "United States Census, 1860"
  • John B Snyder in household of Hezekiah Snyder, "United States Census, 1870"

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