Fred Young Sillyman

19 August 1899–12 May 1986 (Age 86)
Houston, Texas, Missouri, United States

The Life of Fred Young

When Fred Young Sillyman was born on 19 August 1899, in Houston, Texas, Missouri, United States, his father, James Joseph Sillyman, was 34 and his mother, Cora Anges Young, was 30. He married Lucy Johnson on 13 November 1921, in Houston, Texas, Missouri, United States. He lived in Olathe, Johnson, Kansas, United States in 1935 and Spring Creek Township, Dent, Missouri, United States in 1940. He died on 12 May 1986, in Bucyrus, Texas, Missouri, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Bucyrus, Texas, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Fred Young Sillyman
Lucy Johnson
Marriage: 13 November 1921

Spouse and Children

13 November 1921
Houston, Texas, Missouri, United States

Parents and Siblings

    James Joseph Sillyman


    Cora Anges Young




+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 5

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 24

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

According to family tradition, this is an Americanization of an Italian name, Sillimandi; however, the latter is not identified as a family name in Italian sources. The form Sillivant suggests possible derivation from Irish Sullivan .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Fred Y Sillyman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Fred Syllman in household of James Syllman, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Fred Sillyman in household of James Sillyman, "United States Census, 1910"

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