Otho Jennings

24 March 1902–27 March 1963 (Age 61)
McLean, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Otho

Otho Jennings was born on 24 March 1902, in McLean, Kentucky, United States. He married Antha Daugherty on 1 December 1923, in McLean, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 27 March 1963, at the age of 61, and was buried in Glenville Baptist Church Cemetery, Glenville, Daviess, Kentucky, United States.

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Otho Jennings
Antha Daugherty
Marriage: 1 December 1923
Mary Bell Jennings
Wilbur Lee Jennings
Clarice Haynes Jennings
James Lewis Jennings

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World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor
Age 1
A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1904 · The Black Patch War
Age 2
From 1904-1909, the Black Patch War took place. This was a war between about 30 counties in southwestern Kentucky and northwestern Tennessee. The war was mostly over the Dark Fired Tobacco that was produced in the area during this time.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment
Age 17
The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Janyn, Jenyn, a pet form of John .2 German: patronymic from a pet form of the personal name Johannes ( see John ).

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

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Sources (5)

  • Otto Jennings, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Otho Jennings, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Otho Jennings, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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