Parkhurst James Postlewait

28 June 1876–10 May 1961 (Age 84)
Anderson, Kansas, United States

The Life of Parkhurst James

When Parkhurst James Postlewait was born on 28 June 1876, in Anderson, Kansas, United States, his father, William James Franklin Postlewait, was 24 and his mother, Mary Etherton, was 28. He married Sarah "Sadie" Pomeroy on 25 December 1897, in Colony, Anderson, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States in 1920 and Minneapolis, Ottawa, Kansas, United States in 1930. He died on 10 May 1961, in Bucklin, Ford, Kansas, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Bucklin, Ford, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Parkhurst James Postlewait
1876–1961
Sarah "Sadie" Pomeroy
1877–1966
Marriage: 25 December 1897
Emma Mary Postlewait
1899–2002
Frank E Postlewait
1900–1989
Martha Alzina Postlewait
1903–1999
Esther Philena Postlewait
1905–2002
Charles Parkhurst Postlewait
1906–1976
Effie Postlewait
1910–
Vera Postlewaite
1913–2008

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 December 1897
Colony, Anderson, Kansas, United States
children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

    William James Franklin Postlewait

    Male1851–1940Male

    Mary Etherton

    Female1848–1903Female

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1877 · Nicodemus is Founded

Age 1

The town of Nicodemus was founded by African-American migrants from Kansas in 1877.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 24

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Postlethwait .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • P J Postlewait, "Kansas State Census, 1925"
  • Parkhurst J Postlewaite in household of Frank Postlewaite, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Parkhurst Postlewaite, "United States Census, 1920"

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