William Drexel Harte

5 September 1898–9 September 1964 (Age 66)
Nebraska, United States

The Life of William Drexel

When William Drexel Harte was born on 5 September 1898, in Nebraska, United States, his father, John Henry Harte, was 44 and his mother, Margaret Emma Drexel, was 38. He married Arlina H. Carncross in June 1926, in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States. He lived in Douglas, Nebraska, United States in 1910 and Sidney, Cheyenne, Nebraska, United States for about 10 years. He died on 9 September 1964, in Nebraska, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Sidney, Cheyenne, Nebraska, United States.

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William Drexel Harte
Arlina H. Carncross
Marriage: June 1926

Spouse and Children

June 1926
Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States

Parents and Siblings

    John Henry Harte


    Margaret Emma Drexel




World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 2

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 18

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

1 Irish and English: variant spelling of Hart .2 Dutch: variant of Hart 6.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Wm D Harte, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William D Harte, "United States Census, 1930"
  • William D Harte in household of John H Harte, "United States Census, 1910"

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