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John Davidson Rockefeller, Sr

John Davidson Rockefeller, Sr

Male 1839 - 1937  (97 years)  Submit Photo / DocumentSubmit Photo / Document


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  • Name John Davidson Rockefeller 
    Suffix Sr 
    Born 8 Jul 1839  Richford, Tioga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850 
    1850 Rockefeller.
    1850 Rockefeller.
    1850 US census, Owego, Tioga, New York, Family Number 1230, Rockefeller.
    Census 1870 
    1870 Rockefeller.
    1870 Rockefeller.
    1870 US census, Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, Family Number 25, Rockefeller.
    Census 1880 
    1880 Rockefeller A.
    1880 Rockefeller A.
    1880 US census, Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, enumeration district 17, Family Number 5524636, Rockefeller. This entry spans two sheets.
    1880 Rockefeller B.
    1880 Rockefeller B.
    1880 US census, Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, enumeration district 17, Family Number 5524636, Rockefeller. This entry spans two sheets.
    Census 1900 
    1900 Rockefeller.
    1900 Rockefeller.
    1900 US census, Manhattan, New York, New York, enumeration district 776, Family Number 62, Rockefeller.
    Census 1905  New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1905 NY Rockefeller.
    1905 NY Rockefeller.
    1905 New York state census, Manhattan, New York,
    New York. Rockefeller.
    Census 1910 
    1910 Rockefeller 2.
    1910 Rockefeller 2.
    1910 US census, Manhattan, New York, New York, enumeration district 1180, Family Number 48, Rockefeller.
    Occupation Business man, founder of Standard Oil. 
    Standard Oil Trust Stock.
    Standard Oil Trust Stock.
    Standard Oil Trust Stock from 1899 carries John's signature.
    Died 23 May 1937  Ormond Beach, Volusia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Lake View Cemetery, Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio , United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    JD Rockefeller Grave.
    JD Rockefeller Grave.
    JD Rockefeller Grave.
    Siblings 5 siblings 
    Person ID I37065  Nagel
    Last Modified 20 Dec 2018 

    Father William Avery Rockefeller, Sr,   b. 13 Nov 1810, Ancram, Columbia, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1906, Freeport, Stephenson, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Eliza Davison,   b. Abt 1814, Niles, Cayuga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1889, Manhattan, New York, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 20 Sep 1806  Amwell, Hunterdon, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F11829  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Laura Celestia Spelman,   b. Abt 1840, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 2 Sep 1864  Cuyahoga County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Rockefeller-Spelman Marriage.
    Rockefeller-Spelman Marriage.
    Rockefeller-Spelman Marriage.j
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Rockefeller
     2. Alice Rockefeller,   b. Abt 1867, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    +3. Alta Rockefeller,   b. 12 Apr 1871,   d. 21 Jun 1962  (Age 91 years)  [Birth]
    +4. Edith Rockefeller,   b. 31 Aug 1872, Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1932, Waukegan, Lake, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)  [Birth]
    +5. John Davison Rockefeller, Jr,   b. 29 Jan 1874, Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1960, Tucson, Pima, Arizona Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 21 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F11831  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart