John Thomas Mankamyer

6 March 1867–18 June 1951 (Age 84)
Larimer Township, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of John Thomas

When John Thomas Mankamyer was born on 6 March 1867, in Larimer Township, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Christian S. Mankamyer Sr., was 33 and his mother, Mary Smearmount, was 30. He married Sarah Elizabeth Martz about 1903, in Larimer Township, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Somerset, Shaw Mines, Summit Township, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930 and Somerset Township, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. He died on 18 June 1951, in Meyersdale, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Meyersdale, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States.

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John Thomas Mankamyer
Sarah Elizabeth Martz
Marriage: about 1903
Elsie Mankamyer
Lena Viola Mankamyer

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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.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad
Age 10
Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
Age 23
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

Greek: the Lord gave graciously; whom Jehovah gave; whom Jehovah bestowed.

Sources (9)

  • John Minkemeyer in household of Christian Minkemeyer, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John Mankaymyer in household of Christ Mankaymyer, "United States Census, 1880"
  • John Mankamyer, "United States Census, 1940"

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