John William Ament

1875–1962 (Age 86)
Missouri, United States

The Life of John William

When John William Ament was born on 21 August 1875, in Missouri, United States, his father, Espaminodas P Ament, was 34 and his mother, Eilzabeth Foote Shingleton, was 25. He married Estella Blanche Helt on 17 September 1902, in Harrisonville, Cass, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Grand River Township, Cass, Missouri, United States for about 20 years and Jackson, Missouri, United States in 1910. He died on 18 April 1962, in Harrisonville, Cass, Missouri, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Oakland Cemetery, Harrisonville, Cass, Missouri, United States.

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John William Ament
Estella Blanche Helt
Marriage: 17 September 1902
Clara Maeament Ament

Spouse & Children

17 September 1902
Harrisonville, Cass, Missouri, United States


  • Clara Maeament Ament


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World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1876 · The Battle of Little Bighorn

Age 1

An armed conflict between the Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes and the 7th Cavalry of the US Army. The battle was the most significant action of the Great Sioux War of 1876.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 23

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.

Name Meaning

1 English: from an Old French personal name Amand, Amant (from Latin Amandus meaning ‘loveable’).2 German: variant spelling of Amend .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • John W Ament, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John W Ament in household of Epaminondas Ament, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John W Ament in household of E P Ament, "United States Census, 1880"

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