John Franklin Butcher

17 October 1899–7 August 1980 (Age 80)
Knox, Ohio, United States

The Life of John Franklin

When John Franklin Butcher was born on 17 October 1899, in Knox, Ohio, United States, his father, Nahurn Butcher, was 48 and his mother, Elizabeth Jane Kaylor, was 36. He married Lillian May Hissong on 21 January 1936, in Greenup, Greenup, Kentucky, United States. He lived in Clinton, Knox, Ohio, United States in 1910 and Clinton Township, Knox, Ohio, United States in 1940. He died on 7 August 1980, in Mount Vernon, Knox, Ohio, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Mount Vernon, Knox, Ohio, United States.

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John Franklin Butcher
Lillian May Hissong
Marriage: 21 January 1936

Spouse and Children

21 January 1936
Greenup, Greenup, Kentucky, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Nahurn Butcher


    Elizabeth Jane Kaylor




World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

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

Age 1

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.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 24

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a butcher or slaughterer, Middle English bo(u)cher (Old French bouchier, a derivative of bouc ‘ram’).

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Butcher, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John Butcher in household of Elizebeth Wine, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John Butcher, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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