John Sanvern Meadows

Male11 February 1867–15 August 1945

Brief Life History of John Sanvern

When John Sanvern Meadows was born on 11 February 1867, in Taney, Missouri, United States, his father, Alexander Robert Meadows, was 31 and his mother, Allie Melton, was 27. He married Salina Elizabeth Bilyeu on 4 January 1888, in Delaware Township, Shannon, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Missouri, United States in 1870 and Jasper Township, Taney, Missouri, United States in 1880. He died on 15 August 1945, in Williams Township, Stone, Missouri, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Williams Township, Stone, Missouri, United States.

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John Sanvern Meadows
Salina Elizabeth Bilyeu
Marriage: 4 January 1888
Angeline Meadows
Allie Meadows
Rissia Meadows
George Homer Meadows

Sources (10)

  • John S Meadows, "United States Census, 1930"
  • J S Meadows, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Missouri Death Certificate of John Meadows (1867-1945)

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 January 1888Delaware Township, Shannon, Missouri, United States
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (12)

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    World Events (8)

    1868 · Impeach the President!

    Age 1

    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

    1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment

    Age 1

    As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 23

    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Meadow , with post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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