William Penn Kirk

15 January 1880–15 January 1953 (Age 73)
Muldrow, Sequoyah, Oklahoma, United States

The Life of William Penn

William Penn Kirk was born on 15 January 1880, in Muldrow, Sequoyah, Oklahoma, United States as the son of John Kirk and Amanda Weaver. He had at least 7 sons and 4 daughters with Annie Maggie Walker. He lived in Long, Sequoyah, Oklahoma, United States in 1920 and Adair, Oklahoma, United States in 1930. He died on 15 January 1953, in Stilwell, Adair, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Stilwell Cemetery, Stilwell, Adair, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Penn Kirk
1880–1953
Annie Maggie Walker
1882–1952
Fred Kirk
1902–1972
Zacarire Kirk
1904–1977
Jack Kirk
1907–
Roxie or Rosie Kirk
1909–
Lenard Kirk
1910–1982
PFC Buster Kirk
1913–1971
Hazel Kirk
1915–
Clara Kirk
1917–
John Henry Kirk
1919–1990
John H. Kirk
1919–1990
Jewell Dean Kirk
1923–

Spouse and Children

children

(11)

    Male1902–1972Male

    Zacarire Kirk

    Male1904–1977Male

    Jack Kirk

    Male1907–Male

    Roxie or Rosie Kirk

    Female1909–Female

    Male1910–1982Male

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Kirk

    MaleMale

    Amanda Weaver

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

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.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 2

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 20

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

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English, and Danish: from northern Middle English, Danish kirk ‘church’ (Old Norse kirkja), a topographic name for someone who lived near a church.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jack Kirk, "United States Census, 1920"
  • W P Kirk, "United States Census, 1930"
  • William Penn Kirk, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

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