John Oscar Heaton

5 January 1876–1 January 1948 (Age 71)
Green Castle, Sullivan, Missouri, United States

The Life of John Oscar

When John Oscar Heaton was born on 5 January 1876, in Green Castle, Sullivan, Missouri, United States, his father, John Heaton, was 28 and his mother, Sarah Catherine Miller, was 33. He married Elizabeth Parsons on 9 April 1902, in Green City, Sullivan, Missouri, United States. He lived in Pleasant Hill Township, Sullivan, Missouri, United States in 1880 and Green City, Sullivan, Missouri, United States in 1900. He died on 1 January 1948, at the age of 71.

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John Oscar Heaton
Elizabeth Parsons
Marriage: 9 April 1902

Spouse and Children

9 April 1902
Green City, Sullivan, Missouri, United States

Parents and Siblings

    John Heaton


    Sarah Catherine Miller




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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 6

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 20

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English (northern): habitational name from any of the numerous places so called, for example in Lancashire, Northumberland, and West Yorkshire, from Old English hēah ‘high’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. This surname was taken to Ireland in the mid 17th century, and within Ireland is now mainly found in Ulster.

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Sources (2)

  • John O Heaton in household of John Heaton, "United States Census, 1880"
  • John O Heaton in household of John Heaton, "United States Census, 1900"

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