Anthoney Held

10 February 1900–22 January 1994 (Age 94)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Anthoney

When Anthoney Held was born on 10 February 1900, in Illinois, United States, his father, John P Held, was 35 and his mother, Catharine Herman, was 31. He lived in Raymond, Montgomery, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. He died on 22 January 1994, in Butler, Montgomery, Illinois, United States, at the age of 93.

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Family Time Line

Anthoney Held
1900–1994
Wilma Louise Cass
1905–1963

Spouse and Children

    Male1900–1994Male

    Wilma Louise Cass

    Female1905–1963Female

Parents and Siblings

    Male1865–1958Male

    Catharine Herman

    Female1868–1933Female

siblings

(7)

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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 10

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1925 · Woman's World's Fair

Age 25

The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women

Name Meaning

1 German, Dutch, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from Middle High German, Middle Dutch, Yiddish held ‘hero’. As a Jewish name, it is often ornamental.2 German: from a short form of any of the Germanic personal names formed with hild ‘strife’ as the first element.3 English: variant of Heald .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Antony Helt in household of John Helt, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Anthoney Held in household of John P Held, "United States Census, 1910"

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