Susan F Kemper

April 1868–17 September 1902 (Age 34)
Owen, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Susan F

When Susan F Kemper was born in April 1868, in Owen, Kentucky, United States, her father, Benjamin Franklin Kemper, was 37 and her mother, Mary E Rowlett, was 32. She married Gray about 1889, in Owen, Kentucky, United States. She lived in Magisterial District 2, Owen, Kentucky, United States in 1900. She died on 17 September 1902, in Owen, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 34.

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Gray
1864–1900
Susan F Kemper
1868–1902
Marriage: about 1889

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1889
Owen, Kentucky, United States

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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 2

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 13

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.

Name Meaning

1 German: status name denoting a peasant farmer or serf, an agent noun derivative of Kamp 1.2 Dutch: agent noun derivative of Kemp , i.e. an occupational name for someone who grew, processed, or used hemp.3 German (possibly also Dutch): habitational name from any of the twelve places named Kempen in the Dutch-German border area.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Susie Camper in household of Benjiman Camper, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Susan F Gray in household of Ben F Kemper, "United States Census, 1900"

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