John Bryan Alyea

1865–1949 (Age 84)
Ontario, Canada

The Life of John Bryan

John Bryan Alyea was born on 22 June 1865, in Ontario, Canada. He had at least 1 son with Katie Meyer. He lived in Hartland, Niagara, New York, United States in 1865. He died on 8 August 1949, in Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States.

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John Bryan Alyea
Katie Meyer
Martin Edward Kraiger

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  • Martin Edward Kraiger


World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 1

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 2

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 25

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

Americanized form of a French Canadian name, probably Allier (of Germanic origin, from adalhari ‘noble army’) or Elier, Hélier, variants of Hilaire ( see Hillary ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • John B Alyea in household of Henry Alyea, "New York State Census, 1865"
  • John Kraiger in entry for Martin Edward Kraiger and Pearl Georgeina Jackson, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
  • John Alyea in entry for John Alexander Mcconnell and Pearl Georgena Kraiger, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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