Everet Cain

Male12 January 1897–26 June 1968

Brief Life History of Everet

When Everet Cain was born on 12 January 1897, in Kentucky, United States, his father, Richard Riley Cain, was 29 and his mother, Sarah P Statom, was 32. He lived in Magisterial District 2 Jenkins, Casey, Kentucky, United States in 1900 and Jenkins, Letcher, Kentucky, United States in 1910. He died on 26 June 1968, in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States, at the age of 71.

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Everet Cain
Gertrude Camden Ellis

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  • Evart Cain in household of Richard Cain, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Everet Cain in household of Richard R Cain, "United States Census, 1900"

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1900 · Governor Shot

Age 3

On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.

1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 9

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 19

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Manx: from Gaelic Mac Catháin ‘son of Cathan’, see Kane . The personal name literally meant ‘warrior’, a derivative of Manx cah ‘battle’ (Irish cath).

English: variant of Cane .

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from the city of Caen in Calvados, France.

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

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