Katherine L Ferguson

19 December 1900–19 February 1986 (Age 85)
Lake Geneva, Walworth, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Katherine L

When Katherine L Ferguson was born on 19 December 1900, in Lake Geneva, Walworth, Wisconsin, United States, her father, Thomas Henry Ferguson, was 27 and her mother, Orfa Lorena Dusher, was 22. She died on 19 February 1986, in Walworth, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Henry Ferguson
1873–1957
Orfa Lorena Dusher
1878–1965
Katherine L Ferguson
1900–1986
John Henry Ferguson
1902–1975
Stanley Eugene Ferguson
1905–1962
Elizabeth Mary Ferguson
1910–
William Richard Ferguson
1911–2008

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 7

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from the personal name Fergus .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Catherine F Chalkley in household of Thomas Henry Ferguson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Katherine L Ferguson in household of Thos H Ferguson, "Wisconsin State Census, 1905"
  • Katherine L Ferguson in household of Henry T Ferguson, "United States Census, 1910"

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