Preston Hepburn

11 March 1886–7 March 1987 (Age 101)
Clearfield, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Preston

When Preston Hepburn was born on 11 March 1886, in Clearfield, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Erastus Wood Hepburn, was 39 and his mother, Adaline E Waln, was 30. He died on 7 March 1987, at the age of 100.

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Erastus Wood Hepburn
Adaline E Waln
Erie May Hepburn
Joseph Clyde Hepburn
Elmer Matley Hepburn
Preston Hepburn
Edna Adaline Hepburn

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

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.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 19

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 27

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

Northern English and Scottish: habitational name from Hebron , or Hebburn in County Durham, so named from Old English hēah ‘high’ + byrgen ‘burial mound’, ‘tumulus’.

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

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