Josephine M Southworth

1840–
Louisville, St. Lawrence, New York, United States

The Life of Josephine M

When Josephine M Southworth was born in 1840, in Louisville, St. Lawrence, New York, United States, her father, Origen Southworth, was 37 and her mother, Alcestia Clark, was 36.

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Family Time Line

Origen Southworth
1803–1877
Alcestia Clark
1804–1840
Thurston N Southworth
1830–
Amelia D Southworth
1832–1866
Marilla T Southworth
1836–1897
Josephine M Southworth
1840–

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World Events (3)

1846

Age 6

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863

Age 23

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 77

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from a place in Cheshire (formerly in Lancashire), so named from Old English sūð ‘south’ + worð ‘enclosure’.

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

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