John Ferrell

9 February 1871–19 May 1953 (Age 82)
Wayne, Kentucky, United States

The Life of John

When John Ferrell was born on 9 February 1871, in Wayne, Kentucky, United States, his father, Levi Ferrell, was 35 and his mother, Nancy Elizabeth Atkinson, was 31. He had at least 4 sons and 2 daughters with Ida Elizabeth Gregory. He lived in Magisterial District 1 Monticello, Wayne, Kentucky, United States in 1900 and Magisterial District 2, Wayne, Kentucky, United States in 1940. He died on 19 May 1953, in Barren, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Bethesda, Wayne, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Ferrell
1871–1953
Ida Elizabeth Gregory
1889–1921
Eary L Ferrell
1910–
E. Linard Ferrell
–1914
Hazel Ferrell
–1914
Pearlie Ferrell
1911–1911
Finley Ferrell
1916–2010
Rex E Ferrell
1920–

Spouse and Children

    Male1871–1953Male

    Ida Elizabeth Gregory

    Female1889–1921Female

children

(6)

    Eary L Ferrell

    Male1910–Male

    Pearlie Ferrell

    Female1911–1911Female

    Finley Ferrell

    Male1916–2010Male

    Rex E Ferrell

    Male1920–Male

    E. Linard Ferrell

    Male–1914Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Levi Ferrell

    Male1835–1932Male

    Nancy Elizabeth Atkinson

    Female1839–1915Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 21

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 25

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Farrell .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Ferrell in household of Finley Ferrell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John Ferrell, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John Ferril in household of Levi Ferril, "United States Census, 1880"

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