Eugene Herdman

Carthage, Jasper, Missouri, United States

The Life of Eugene

When Eugene Herdman was born in 1899, in Carthage, Jasper, Missouri, United States, his father, Isaac Raymond Herdman, was 26 and his mother, Ethel May Rinehart, was 20. He lived in Madison Township, Jasper, Missouri, United States in 1910.

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Isaac Raymond Herdman
Ethel May Rinehart
Eugene Herdman
Leon Herdman
Raymond Wain Herdman
Carl Truman Herdman

Parents & Siblings



  • Male1899–Male

  • Male1901–1901Male

  • Raymond Wain Herdman


  • Carl Truman Herdman


World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 5

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.

Age 32

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

1 English (chiefly Northumbria): occupational name for a tender of animals, normally a cowherd or shepherd, from Middle English herde + man ‘man’. The surname is also found in Ireland, where it dates back to around the 14th century.2 Scottish: status name from Old English hīredman ‘retainer’, denoting a member of a lord's household and followers, the hīred.3 German (Herdmann): occupational name for a tender of animals ( see Herder ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Eugene Herdman in household of I R Herdman, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Eugene Herdman in entry for Herdman, "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947"

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