Alexander Hamilton Phillabaum

1896–1980 (Age 84)
White Eyes Township, Coshocton, Ohio, United States

The Life of Alexander Hamilton

When Alexander Hamilton Phillabaum was born on 24 January 1896, in White Eyes Township, Coshocton, Ohio, United States, his father, George Washington Phillabaum, was 22 and his mother, Ida M. Lynn, was 21. He married Iva M. Honabarger on 10 October 1915, in Coshocton, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in West Lafayette, Lafayette Township, Coshocton, Ohio, United States in 1940 and Coshocton, Ohio, United States in 1980. He died on 2 December 1980, in Coshocton, Coshocton, Ohio, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Fairfield Cemetery, West Lafayette, Coshocton, Ohio, United States.

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Alexander Hamilton Phillabaum
Iva M. Honabarger
Marriage: 10 October 1915
Winefred Lavonne Philabaum

Spouse & Children

10 October 1915
Coshocton, Ohio, United States


Parents & Siblings



World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

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.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 4

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 22

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Vielbaum, habitational name from a place so named in Altmark, from vil ‘swamp’ + baum ‘tree’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Alex H Phillabaum, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Alexander H Phillabaum, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Elexander Phillabaum in household of Elex Phillabaum, "United States Census, 1900"

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