John Henry Fincutter

1875–1946 (Age 71)
Libertyville, Lake, Illinois, United States

The Life of John Henry

When John Henry Fincutter was born on 11 December 1875, in Libertyville, Lake, Illinois, United States, his father, John Fincutter, was 59 and his mother, Christina Wessendorf, was 36. He married Nellie M Herrick in 1902, in Illinois, United States. He died on 24 November 1946, in Lake Forest, Lake, Illinois, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Lake Forest, Lake, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Henry Fincutter
1875–1946
Nellie M Herrick
1876–1908
Marriage: 1902

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1902
Illinois, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • John Fincutter

    Male1816–1900Male

  • Christina Wessendorf

    Female1839–1942Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1877 · The First Workers Strike

Age 2

The country was in great economic distress in mid-1877, which caused many workers of the Railroad to come together and began the first national strike in the United States. Crowds gathered in Chicago in extreme number to be a part of the strike which was later named the Great Railroad Strike. Shortly after the strike began, the battle was fought between the authorities and many of the strikers. The conflict escalated to violence and quickly each side turned bloody.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 21

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.

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Sources (3)

  • John H Fincutter in household of Priscilla Herrick, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John Fincutter in household of Delwan Smith, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John Fincutter, "United States Census, 1940"

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