Duane Seward Putney

Brief Life History of Duane Seward

When Duane Seward Putney was born in October 1851, in Wyoming, New York, United States, his father, Joseph Putney, was 42 and his mother, Almira Devine, was 37. He married Esther D. Parish on 29 June 1873, in Lake, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Kirtland Township, Lake, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States in 1910. He died on 14 March 1916, in Painesville, Lake, Ohio, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Painesville, Lake, Ohio, United States.

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Duane Seward Putney
Esther D. Parish
Marriage: 29 June 1873
Zimri John Putney

Sources (18)

  • Duwane Putney, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Duane Putney, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Dwaine Or Dewain Putney, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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World Events (8)

1860 · Perry Monument on Public Square

The Perry Monument was erected at the center of Public Square to commemorate the victory of the Battle of Lake Erie by Oliver Hazard Perry. It was Ohio's first monumental sculpture. It has since been moved to Fort Huntington Park.


Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

English (Surrey and Middlesex): habitational name from Putney in Surrey (now Greater London), named in Old English from the personal name Putta (genitive Puttan) + hȳth ‘landing place, quay’.

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

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