Howard Freeman Rohrbough

Male29 May 1869–31 October 1944

Brief Life History of Howard Freeman

When Howard Freeman Rohrbough was born on 29 May 1869, in Clarksburg, Harrison, West Virginia, United States, his father, George Marion Rohrbough, was 29 and his mother, Louisa Brake, was 27. He lived in Upshur, West Virginia, United States in 1880 and Buckhannon District, Upshur, West Virginia, United States in 1940. He died on 31 October 1944, in Buckhannon, Upshur, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Buckhannon, Upshur, West Virginia, United States.

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George Marion Rohrbough
Louisa Brake
Wilbert Lorentz Rohrbough
Mary Edith Rohrbough
Iris Gertrude Rohrbough
Howard Freeman Rohrbough
Minnie Blanche Rohrbough
George Elmore Rohrbough
George Elmore Rohrbough
Elsie Eva Rohrbough
Oswald Gerald Rohrbough

Sources (14)

  • H Freeman Rohrbough, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Howard Rohrbaugh, "West Virginia Births, 1853-1930"
  • Howard Freeman Rohrbough, "Find A Grave Index"

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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

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 1

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.

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 21

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German and Swiss German Rohrbach .

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

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