Arthur Lyman Janes

9 May 1864–20 March 1953 (Age 88)
Easthampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Arthur Lyman

When Arthur Lyman Janes was born on 9 May 1864, in Easthampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Jonathan Edward Janes, was 35 and his mother, Harriet Ann Lyman, was 31. He married Minnie Elizabeth Estey on 14 May 1890, in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States. He lived in Massachusetts, United States in 1870. He died on 20 March 1953, in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States.

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Family Time Line

Arthur Lyman Janes
Minnie Elizabeth Estey
Marriage: 14 May 1890

Spouse and Children


    Minnie Elizabeth Estey


14 May 1890
Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Jonathan Edward Janes


    Harriet Ann Lyman




    Bertha Annie Janes




    Franklin S. Janes


    Anna Maria Janes


+1 More Child

World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 1

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 26

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

1 English: patronymic from the personal name Jan ( see Jayne ).2 Czech (Janeš): from a pet form of the personal name Jan, a vernacular form of Greek Iōannēs ( see John ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Arthur L James, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Arthur L Jones, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Arthur Janes in household of Johnathan Janes, "United States Census, 1870"

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