John Harvey Fague

1849–1914 (Age 65)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of John Harvey

When John Harvey Fague was born on 4 May 1849, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Mathias Fague, was 36 and his mother, Ann Derr, was 30. He had at least 1 daughter with Hannah Augusta Tallman. He lived in Wolf Township, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States in 1850 and Hughesville, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States for about 30 years. He died on 26 November 1914, at the age of 65, and was buried in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Greene, Pennsylvania, United States.

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John Harvey Fague
Hannah Augusta Tallman
Laura F Fague

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  • Hannah Augusta Tallman




  • Laura F Fague


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World Events (8)


Age 14

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 14

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 18

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

French: from Old French dague ‘dagger’, applied as a nickname for someone who carried a dagger or possibly a metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of daggers.

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

Sources (3)

  • John H Fague, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Harvey L Fague, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Harvey Fague in household of Matthias Fague, "United States Census, 1850"

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