Oscar Clifford Jurney

Born:Oct 18 1877 In:  Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA
Died:Dec 28 1933 (at age 56)In:  Chestertown, Kent, Maryland, United States
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Immediate family

Mary E. Jurney (born Harryman)
His ex-wife
Helen K Randolph (born Jurney)
His daughter
William A Jurney
His son
Lucy Jurney (born Burke)
His wife
Justin Burker Jurney
His son
Oscar C Jurney
His father
Elanor (Nora) Jurney (born Barger)
His mother
Etta J Benson (born Jurney)
His sister
  

Contact information

Marital Status: SingleRelation to Head of House: Nephew, Baltimore Ward 1, Baltimore City (Independent City), Maryland, USA
1900
116 West Lee Street
Baltomore, Maryland
 USA

From Apr 11 1903 To Aug 10 1923
Marital Status: MarriedRelation to Head of House: Head, East Orange Ward 5, Essex, New Jersey, USA
1910
Detroit, Wayne, Michigan
Detroit, Michigan
 USA

Between Jan 1917 and Dec 1918
Marital Status: MarriedRelation to Head of House: Head, Brooklyn Assembly District 16, Kings, New York, USA
1920

Source citations

Confidence: Direct and primary evidence
Citation text:

Mary E. Harryman & Oscar C. Jurney
Marriage: Apr 11 1903 - District Of Columbia
Wife: Mary E. Harryman
  Birth: 1883
  Race: White
Husband: Oscar C. Jurney
  Birth: 1878
  Race: White
Age: 25
Spouse's Age: 20
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M02452-4
System Origin: District of Columbia-EASy
GS Film number: 2108265
Reference ID: Item 1 p 52 cn 21052

Confidence: Direct and primary evidence
Citation text:

Jurney
Gender: Male
Birth: Jan 17 1906 - Maryland, USA
Residence: Bantam Vlge Apt, Litchfield, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA
Age at death: 87
Death: Sep 25 1993 - Torrington, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA
Marital status: Widowed
Spouse's first name: Emily

Confidence: Direct and primary evidence
Date: 1921
Citation text:

Variety, New York, Vol. 62, May 6, 1921
Date: 1921
Place: New York, USA
Text: "...it occupies, and the many attractions bunched In the exceptional amusement park location. OscarC. Jurney, formerly of Luna Park, is manager. Bessie McCoy In Nsw Act. Bessie McCoy returns to vaudeville..."
About this source:
Title: Variety, New York, Vol. 62, May 6, 1921
Subject: Motion Pictures, Film Industry Trade Magazine, Vaudeville, Theatre
Volume: 62, 62
Publication date: 1921
Publisher: New York, NY: Variety Publishing Company
Author: Variety
Sponsor: University of Wisconsin-Madison Department of Communication Arts
Tags: mediahistory, americana
Notes: A search of the records of the United States Copyright Office has determined that this work is in the public domain
Contributor: Media History Digital Library

Confidence: Direct and primary evidence
Date: Apr 14 1917
Citation text:

Salt Lake City Deseret Evening News
Publication: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America
Date: Apr 14 1917
Text: "..."The Rig Show," with all its varied features, under a tent on tour next season. The promoters of this scheme are OscarC. Jurney and John (». Robinson, the former identified with Luna Park..."

Confidence: Direct and primary evidence
Date: Sep 1917
Citation text:

The Billboard, a magazine, September 1917
Date: 1917
Publication date: Sep 1917
Publication place: Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Text: "...Park, Hew York, Aug. -27. ho worlds greatest amusement resort Coney island, la to be materially .nlarged and Improved for next sea,ust given out by Gen. Manager OscarCJurney. Early this season a lot..."
About this source:
Title: The Billboard, a magazine, September 1917
Subject: Motion Pictures, Recorded Sound, Vaudeville, Theatre
Volume: 29
Publication date: Sept 1917
Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio: Billboard Publishing Co
Author: Billboard Publishing Co
Sponsor: Q. David Bowers and Kathryn Fuller-Seeley
Tags: mediahistory, americana
Notes: Post-processing completed as part of Project Arclight (http://projectarclight.org), a Digging into Data project sponsored by SSHRC and IMLS
Contributor: Q. David Bowers

Confidence: Direct and primary evidence
Citation text:

Unknown
Publication: Chester, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Text: "...W Rird solicitor owners of valunble property nt the corner of ential avenue and Third street haveas trustees entered lntonn agreement with OscarCJurney and G Harry Kwimneld both of Ibiladolphia..."

Confidence: Direct and primary evidence
Date: 1917
Citation text:

Catskill Aqueduct Celebration Publications, New York City ,1917
Date: 1917
Place: New York, USA
Text: "...A. Johnston OscarC. Jurney Otto H. Kahn Leon Kamaiky Joseph E. Kcan Albert Keller Hon. L. Laflin Kellogg Com. J. D. J. Kelly, U. S. N. John T. Kelly « homas Kelly Henry W. Kent Hon. Frederick..."
About this source:
Title: Catskill Aqueduct Celebration Publications, New York City ,1917
Subject: Water-supply
Description: Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb., Various pagings
Publication date: 1917
Publisher: New York, The Mayor's Catskill Aqueduct Celebration Committee
Author: Kunz, George Frederick, 1856-1932, New York (City). Mayor's Catskill Aqueduct Celebration Committee
Sponsor: Google
Tags: americana
Contributor: University of Michigan

Confidence: Direct and primary evidence
Date: 1918
Citation text:

The Billboard, a magazine, Jun 1918
Date: 1918
Publication place: Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Text: "...A RIVAL. ENDORSED BY ALL SHOWMEN. Season 191T, Luna Park, Coney Island. N. Y. Reference, OscarC. Jurney, Luna Park, Desnded engagement Two Separate and Distinct Thriller, with Prince and Anna Nelson..."
About this source:
Title: The Billboard, a magazine, Jun 1918
Subject: Motion Pictures, Recorded Sound, Vaudeville, Theatre
Volume: 30
Publication date: 1918
Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio: Billboard Publishing Co
Author: Billboard Publishing Co
Sponsor: Q. David Bowers and Kathryn Fuller-Seeley
Tags: mediahistory, americana
Contributor: Q. David Bowers

Confidence: Direct and primary evidence
Citation text:

Oscar C Jurney
Gender: Male
Birth: Oct 1877 - Maryland, United States
Residence: 1900 - Baltimore city, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Age: 23
Marital status: Single
Race: White
Ethnicity: American
Census: Show detailsHide details Township:Baltimore cityWard:1Sheet:10 County:BaltimoreEnum. District:10Family:191 State:MarylandSeries:T623Line:57 Date:1900Roll:1240608Image:267 See household members
Household
Relation to head; Name; Age
Head; Carrie Barger; 29
Nephew; Oscar C Jurney; 23
Niece; Etta E Jurney; 19

Confidence: Direct and primary evidence
Citation text:

Oscar C Jurney
Gender: Male
Birth: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Parents: Oscar C Jurney, Nora Jurney (born Barger)
Sister: Etta C Jurney

Confidence: Direct and primary evidence
Date: May 30 2017
Citation text:
Oscar Clifford Jurney
Gender: Male
Birth: Oct 18 1877 - United States
Age: 39
Draft registration: Between 1917 and 1918 - Detroit City, Michigan, United States
Nationality: United States
Language: English
Source: NARA Publication:M1509 NARA Publication Title:World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards NARA Roll:MI40 Draft Board:Detroit City; Janowski, Roman-Kaiman, Sam
Confidence: Direct and primary evidence
Date: Apr 13 1903
Citation text:

Evening Star
Publication: Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Date: Apr 13 1903
Text: "...information that his daughter, Miss Mary Elisabeth Harryman, had just been married in this city to Mr. Oscar . C. Jurney of 116 West Lee street, Baltimore. The license Issued by the clerk of the Supreme Court..."

Confidence: Direct and primary evidence
Citation text:
Oscar Clifford Jurney
Gender: Male
Birth: Oct 18 1877 - United States
Age: 39
Draft registration: 1918 - Detroit City, Michigan, United States
Nationality: United States
Language: English
Source: NARA Publication:M1509 NARA Publication Title:World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards NARA Roll:MI200 Draft Board:Detroit City no 1; Douglas, Franklin E.-Lloyd John A.

Biography

Oscar attended the Maryland Institute of Arts & Design. He met andw fell in love wkth fellow student, Mary Harriman 

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