Palmer Acheson

4 October 1901–28 December 1964 (Age 63)
Medina, Outagamie, Wisconsin, United States

The Life Summary of Palmer

When Palmer Acheson was born on 4 October 1901, in Medina, Outagamie, Wisconsin, United States, his father, James Acheson, was 27 and his mother, Elizabeth Bartell, was 28. He had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Dorothy Casperson. He lived in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1930 and Wisconsin, United States in 1964. He died on 28 December 1964, in Oshkosh, Winnebago, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Winneconne, Winnebago, Wisconsin Territory, United States.

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Palmer Acheson
Dorothy Casperson
Shirley Mae Acheson
Allan Acheson
Marilyn Acheson

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World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land
Age 1
A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1905 · The Industrial Workers of the World
Age 4
The Industrial Workers of the World was founded after a convention was held by radical trade unionists from all over the United States who opposed the policies of the American Federation of Labor. The IWW opposed the American Federation of Labor's acceptance of capitalism and its refusal to include unskilled workers in craft unions. The convention took place on June 24 and was referred by the workers as the Industrial Congress or the Industrial Union Convention. The IWW aimed to promote worker solidarity in the revolutionary struggle to overthrow the employing class.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War
Age 17
To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

Variant of Scottish Atchison . This spelling is of Scottish origin, but since the 17th century has been especially common in northern Ireland.

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

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Sources (12)

  • Palmer Acheson in household of James Acheson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Palmer Acheson in household of James Acheson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Palmer Acheson, "United States Census, 1930"

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