John Jerome Kane

8 July 1917–July 1981 (Age 64)
Bridgeport, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of John Jerome

When John Jerome Kane was born on 8 July 1917, in Bridgeport, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, James Joseph Kane, was 35 and his mother, Margaret Mary Kane, was 42. He had at least 1 son with Dorothy Agnes Rentschler. He died in July 1981, in Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

John Jerome Kane
1917–1981
Dorothy Agnes Rentschler
1920–1999
John J Kane Jr
1948–1997

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World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 1

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 2

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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 18

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

1 Irish (Ulster): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Catháin ‘descendant of Cathán’ ( see O’Kane ). Compare Keane .2 Scottish: reduced form of McKean .3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): altered spelling of Cohen .

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Kane in household of James Kane, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John Kane in household of James Kane, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John Kane in household of James Kane, "United States Census, 1920"

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