Dennis James Scanlan

Brief Life History of Dennis James

When Dennis James Scanlan was born in 1864, in Illinois, United States, his father, James Scanlan, was 42 and his mother, Annie Fogarty, was 34. He married Jennie Ella Castle on 22 November 1892, in Rock Valley, Sioux, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. He lived in Wilmington Township, Will, Illinois, United States in 1870 and Wilmington, Will, Illinois, United States in 1880. He died in 1959, in Rock Valley, Sioux, Iowa, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Saint Marys Cemetery, Rock Valley, Sioux, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dennis James Scanlan
Jennie Ella Castle
Marriage: 22 November 1892
Baby Scanlan
Harley Dennis Scanlan
Francis Charles Scanlan
Clarence James Scanlon
Emmett Richard Scanlan

Sources (32)

  • Dennis Scanlin in household of James Scanlin, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Denis Scanlan, "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934"
  • Dennis James Scanlan, "Find A Grave Index"

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Historical Boundaries: 1868: Sioux, Iowa, United States

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Irish Liam, Bridgid, Cliona, Conan, Siobhan.

Irish: variant of Scanlon . The surname occasionally occurs with the patronymic prefix Mac.

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

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