John Kimberley

5 May 1865–7 July 1921 (Age 56)
Coshocton, Ohio, United States

The Life of John

When John Kimberley was born on 5 May 1865, in Coshocton, Ohio, United States, his father, John Kimberley, was 40 and his mother, Martha "Mattie" Randles, was 45. He married Savilla Adell Milligan on 4 September 1889, in Coshocton, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Ohio, United States in 1870. He died on 7 July 1921, in Bethlehem Township, Coshocton, Ohio, United States, at the age of 56.

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Family Time Line

John Kimberley
Savilla Adell Milligan
Marriage: 4 September 1889
Fred J. Kimberley
Leah Faye Kimberley
Mattie Hazel Kimberley
William Milligan Kimberley

Spouse and Children

4 September 1889
Coshocton, Ohio, United States


    Fred J. Kimberley


    Leah Faye Kimberley


    Mattie Hazel Kimberley



Parents and Siblings


    Martha "Mattie" Randles




World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 1

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 2

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 16

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

English: habitational name from any of three places so named, in Nottinghamshire, Warwickshire, and Norfolk. The one in Nottinghamshire, Chinemarelie in Domesday Book, is ‘woodland clearing of Cynemǣr’, from an Old English personal name composed of the elements cyne- ‘royal’ + mǣr ‘fame’, with lēah ‘clearing’. The one in Warwickshire, recorded in 1311 as Kynebaldeleye, is ‘Cynebald's clearing’ ( see Kemble ). The one in Norfolk, Chineburlai in Domesday Book, is ‘Cyneburh's clearing’ ( see Kimbrough ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Kimberley, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John Kimberley, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John Kimberly, "United States Census, 1900"

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