James Eugene Finnin

9 August 1877–6 September 1953 (Age 76)
New York, United States

The Life of James Eugene

James Eugene Finnin was born on 9 August 1877, in New York, United States. He had at least 2 sons and 2 daughters with Margaret Murray. He lived in Bushton, Rice, Kansas, United States in 1920 and Lyons, Rice, Kansas, United States for about 5 years. He died on 6 September 1953, in Kansas, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Lyons, Rice, Kansas, United States.

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James Eugene Finnin
Margaret Murray
Francis Eugene FINNIN
Gertrude E Finnin
John J Finnin
Marcella Katherine Finnin

Spouse and Children




    Gertrude E Finnin


    John J Finnin


    Marcella Katherine Finnin


World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1881 · Kansas Prohibits Alcoholic Beverages

Age 4

Kansas became the first state to adopt a constitutional amendment which prohibited all alcoholic beverages on February 19, 1881.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 21

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Finan .

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

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Sources (3)

  • James E Finnin, "United States Census, 1920"
  • James E Finnin, "United States Census, 1910"
  • James E Finnin, "United States Census, 1940"

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