James Arthur Baudendistel

23 May 1888–14 September 1953 (Age 65)
Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States

The Life of James Arthur

When James Arthur Baudendistel was born on 23 May 1888, in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States, his father, Joseph Baudendistel, was 44 and his mother, Henrietta Denecke, was 33. He married Emma Luella Bridenbaugh on 8 August 1909. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Greene, Ohio, United States in 1900. He died on 14 September 1953, in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Dayton Memorial Park, Butler Township, Montgomery, Ohio, United States.

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James Arthur Baudendistel
Emma Luella Bridenbaugh
Marriage: 8 August 1909
George Baudendistel
Albert J Baudendistel
William Henry Baudendistel
Lucy A. Baudendistel

Spouse and Children

8 August 1909


Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Baudendistel


    Henrietta Denecke




+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

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.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 2

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 18

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

German: nickname for a poor peasant farmer, meaning ‘grow the thistle’, recorded in late Middle High German as Buwendistel, from būwen ‘to grow’ + distil ‘thistle’.

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

Sources (3)

  • James Baudenditel, "United States Census, 1910"
  • James Baudendistel in household of Emma Davis, "United States Census, 1930"
  • James Baudendistel, "United States Census, 1920"

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