John Milford Seymour

27 November 1918–26 March 1953 (Age 34)
Morgan, Illinois, United States

The Life of John Milford

When John Milford Seymour was born on 27 November 1918, in Morgan, Illinois, United States, his father, Gus Marion Seymour, was 36 and his mother, Edna E Wood, was 38. He lived in Franklin, Morgan, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. He died on 26 March 1953, in Jacksonville, Morgan, Illinois, United States, at the age of 34.

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John Milford Seymour
Loretta Lonergan

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    Marion B Seymour


    Marjorie Seymour


    Frances Seymour



World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1925 · Woman's World's Fair

Age 7

The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women

Age 11

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Saint-Maurdes-Fossées in Seine, northern France, or possibly from Saint-Maur-sur-Loire in Touraine. Both places are named from the dedication of the church there to St. Maur ( see Moore 3).

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

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  • Milford Seymour in household of Gus Seymour, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John M Seymour in household of Gus M Seymour, "United States Census, 1920"

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